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Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Voting 2012 (CA Ballot Measures and More)

The Election Protection site has a wealth of information on voting rights. Unfortunately, as usual, conservatives are trying to suppress the vote, and some Republican governors, legislatures and secretaries of state are really outdoing themselves – the *#&%@! scumbags. If you're challenged, or witness a problem, you can call 1-866-OUR-VOTE (or use their smartphone app if you've downloaded it).

Meanwhile, as usual in California, there are a bevy of ballot measures. Here's the official voter guide section on the measures. You can read brief summaries, arguments for and against, and the full text of the proposals.

Here's a chart of where various liberal and Democratic organizations stand on the measures (PDF).

(You can also google the yes and no sites for each measure.)

Finally, here's Bradley Whitford and Rick Jacobs on the two key provisions:

Get out there and vote! (Uh, if you haven't already.)

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