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Q13 FOX News OnlineTim Eyman is well on his way to making the fall ballot with his new anti-tax initiative, having already raised nearly $1 million for signature gathering. Initiative 1185 would reaffirm the 2/3rd supermajority requirement for any new tax increase. ...
Hiram Johnson, the revered reformer and father of the California "citizens" initiative, must be either crying or laughing. Maybe both. It was 101 years ago that Gov. Johnson, a former San Francisco graft prosecutor, teamed with other do-gooder...
Q13 FOX News OnlineSame-sex marriage and legalizing marijuana (R-74 and I-502) stole the spotlight from other initiatives on the ballot. But here's how the voters weighed in as of 8:29 p.m. Thursday. Initiative 1240: After three previous times on the ballot and...
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Los Angeles TimesSACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown and his fellow Democrats are on the cusp of a coveted supermajority in both the Assembly and Senate, giving them the rare power to raise taxes without any Republican support. No single party has held such a supermajority in...
CNNVoters in Washington and Colorado passed ballot initiatives Tuesday to legalize marijuana for recreational use, the biggest victory ever for the legalization movement. "The significance of these events cannot be understated," said NORML, a pro-...
Voters in Washington and Colorado passed ballot initiatives Tuesday to legalize marijuana for recreational use, the biggest victory ever for the legalization movement. "The significance of these events cannot be understated," said NORML, a pro-...
CNNObamacare, same-sex marriage and marijuana legalization dominated the hot-button ballot initiatives before voters in a number of states on Tuesday. A key component of President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law is on the line in a...
Proposition 35, the human trafficking measure on the Nov. 6 ballot, is a near-perfect example of how far the initiative process has strayed from its original role as the people's essential check on the Legislature and how it is now helping to run the...
We’re at that time in the political season where voters are getting hit at every turn with election advertising like being the target in a combat video game. It peaks every four years when elections coincide with presidential elections because...
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DETROIT (AP) — Six contentious ballot proposals are before Michigan voters on Nov. 6, including several well-funded measures backed by special interest groups and five that would require amending the Michigan Constitution. Here's a breakdown of...
Q13 Fox News political analystWhat should it take to raise your taxes? The issue is back on the ballot again. This year’s Tim Eyman effort, Initiative 1185, is essentially the same as the one Eyman successfully pushed two years ago, requiring that new taxes receive at least 2/3...
American News Correspondent/ColumnistPIERRE — With early voting already under way for the past two weeks, the outcomes might be already be sealed for two ballot measures that, if approved by voters overall on Nov. 6, would drastically change the ways taxes are raised and spent by...
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