Tuesday, July 25

Last week, Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill that would have provided more mental health services funding for California colleges. Brown vetoed the measure due to it not having enough specifics about the bill’s funding sources. What do you think about this?
  • The bill needs to provide more concrete funding sources before it can be enacted as law. (51%, 79 Votes)
  • Mental health services are too crucial to college students for Brown to have vetoed the bill. (26%, 40 Votes)
  • The bill is unnecessary and the state should not have to help colleges pay for their mental health services. (19%, 29 Votes)
  • I have feelings about this issue other than those specified above. (4%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 155

Start Date: October 4, 2016 @ 2:37 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Last week, UCLA officially called off a proposed debate between California U.S. Senate candidates Kamala Harris and Loretta Sanchez, despite extending the deadline for both campaigns to respond several times. How do you feel about this issue?
  • The debate could provide Californians an opportunity to better know their Senate candidates, and UCLA should attempt to reschedule it. (76%, 145 Votes)
  • A debate would add to the discussion of the race, but isn't a necessary part of the election. (13%, 25 Votes)
  • A debate between the candidates is unnecessary and would not add to the discussion of their merits. (6%, 11 Votes)
  • I don't know how I feel about this issue. (5%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 191

Start Date: September 28, 2016 @ 9:29 am
End Date: No Expiry

This month, California lawmakers passed a bill mandating prison sentencing for those convicted of sexual assaulting unconscious persons. This measure seeks the approval of the governor to become law. How do you feel about this issue?
  • This bill is a step in the right direction, but more must be done to protect sexual assault victims. (45%, 105 Votes)
  • This bill is a necessary measure to protect sexual assault victims. (38%, 89 Votes)
  • This bill doesn’t address the core issues that cause insufficient punishment for those convicted of sexual assault. (14%, 33 Votes)
  • I don’t know how I feel about this issue. (3%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 235

Start Date: September 19, 2016 @ 12:36 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Sur la Table, an upscale culinary supplies store, opened in Westwood last month. How do you think the business will impact the community?
  • Sur la Table will be good for business in Westwood, but is too upscale and specialized to be popular with the community. (38%, 183 Votes)
  • Sur la Table will not bring a significant amount of business or traffic into Westwood. (35%, 173 Votes)
  • Sur la Table will benefit Westwood -its cookware and cooking lessons will be popular with the community. (20%, 98 Votes)
  • I don't know how I feel about this issue. (7%, 34 Votes)

Total Voters: 488

Start Date: August 28, 2016 @ 1:11 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Last Monday, the California State Assembly passed a bill requiring all single-occupancy restrooms be open to people of any gender. This bill will affect all bathrooms in businesses, public areas and government offices. How do you feel about this issue?
  • This bill is unnecessary and businesses should be able to choose how they designate their bathrooms. (45%, 1,094 Votes)
  • Lawmakers should continue to advance the bill swiftly because of its clear benefits for the transgender community. (36%, 865 Votes)
  • The California State Assembly should do more to decrease discrimination against transgender people. (13%, 323 Votes)
  • I don't know how I feel about this issue. (6%, 147 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,428

Start Date: May 12, 2016 @ 8:41 pm
End Date: No Expiry