RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Referenda

A collection of news and information related to Referenda published by this site and its partners.

Top Referenda Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Northbrook voters may face $50M tax hike question for pool, rec center

    Northbrook voters may face $50M tax hike question for pool, rec center
    Northbrook Park District officials presented an idea for a $50 million referendum that would help convert the local Five Seasons Sports Club into a Northbrook community center as well as renovate some of the district's existing facilities. About 200...
  • Medical marijuana's political sway

    Medical marijuana's political sway
    Forget the medical arguments. Ignore the criminal justice issues. Put aside moral questions. Florida's medical marijuana referendum could influence the results of the other elections on November ballot -- especially the race for governor. "It'll be an...
  • Hearing continued until Friday on lawsuit over environmental ballot question

     
    The dispute over an environmental ballot question tossed by the Lehigh County Elections Board will continue until at least Friday. Lehigh County Judge Michele Varricchio continued arguments Wednesday after waste-to-energy developer Delta Thermo Energy...
  • Emanuel rips scab off my Soldier Field rehab wounds

     
    I've combined a post from earlier this week with a commentary for my Sunday print column My PDSD — Post-Daley Stress Disorder — is relatively under control. I sometimes cringe involuntarily when inserting my credit card into parking meter...
  • Why gay marriage question still matters in the GOP race for governor

     
    Practically speaking, Bruce Rauner is correct when he answers "doesn't matter" when asked for his views on same-sex marriage. He's one of four candidates for governor in next month's Republican primary, and there's a better chance that the state Capitol.....
  • Gracedale Again

     
    Page 5 of today's Morning Call is Ron Angle Central. Perhaps it's quaint to still be talking about pages of the paper when so many of you are reading The Morning Call online, but I'll lay it out for you.......
  • Haridopolos’s Trojan Horse

     
    It's been a disaster in Colorado, twenty other states have looked at it carefully,  and all have turned it down. No other state than Colorado has passed it, and voters decided to suspend it in 2005. Now Senate President Haridopolos thinks this idea is...
  • No contest in Lower Macungie primary

     
    In what may be a surprise to some in Lower Macungie, there will be no contested primary in this year's election of two township commissioners. With a pair of four-year seats up for grabs on the five-person board, only two Republicans and one Democrat have...
  • Marijuana legalization advocates organize to put new measure on California ballot

     
    The campaign behind a failed initiative to legalize marijuana in California announced Friday it had formed a new committee to put another measure on the ballot. The Coalition for Cannabis Policy Reform 2012 aims to build on the unusual support......
  • Orlando Magic and NBA News: Friday, March 18

     
    The Denver Nuggets will get a key player back from injury for tonight's game against the Orlando Magic, Dwight Howard has no problems with players skipping college for the NBA and Chris Bosh talks about intimacy in today's links. 1. Orlando Magic say...
  • The GOP searches for relevance post-Proposition 14

     
    The California Republican Party has responded first to the state's new open primary system, agreeing to hold informal primaries of its own before the official ones. It seems like the most democratic way for the party to try to retain its voice in...