Monthly Archives: October 2012

Washington Charter School Initiative, Initiative 1240

The measure would allow 40 public charter schools in the state over the next five years. The group that is in favor of the measure, and who submitted the initiative, is a coalition that includes the League of Education Voters, … Continue reading

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Washington Same-Sex Marriage Veto Referendum, Referendum 74

The proposed measure asks voters if same-sex marriage should be legalized in the state of Washington. Those who were against a legislative bill – Senate Bill 6239 (and HB 2516, its counterpart in the state House) – that would legalize … Continue reading

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Washington Marijuana Legalization and Regulation, Initiative 502

The proposed measure would legalize the production, possession, delivery and distribution of marijuana. The initiative would regulate the sale of small amounts of marijuana to people 21 and older. According to reports, marijuana grow farms and food processors would be … Continue reading

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West Virginia County Sheriff Term Limit Amendment, Amendment 1

The measure proposes ending end term limits for county sheriffs. Currently, sheriffs are limited two consecutive terms. The official ballot text reads as follows: Repeal The Two Consecutive Term Limitation for Sheriffs Amendment To repeal section three, article IX of … Continue reading

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