The Orion

Division of California Once Again Open For Debate

Multiple proposals have attempted to make California several different states.

Natalie Hanson

September 8, 2017

Could California actually be divided into multiple states? This is three years after Draper’s 2014 proposal for six Californias. The required number of signatures was never met to place the measure on the state ballot. Yet a ballot initiative is underway to once again carve California into three ...

Chico State supports DACA students

Hutchinson sent out a campus wide email in regards to DACA students. Photo credit: Sean Martens

Natalie Hanson

September 2, 2017

Chico State awaits action from the White House on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. According to a press release from President Hutchinson, the college will continue to support all undocumented students while awaiting federal action on the program. DACA provides opportunity for...

Travel Ban applied to Chico State employees

The State of California creates new law. Photo credit: Sean Martens

Natalie Hanson

August 29, 2017

Four states were added to the list of states banned for travel under California state law.Due to a prohibition in California's Assembly Bill 1887, a list of states exists which bans travel, for employees of the state. Four new states have been added.The current list includes: Alabama, Kansas, Kentucky,...

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