Voters are getting pummeled in the Legislature. Last year, the stalemate on important issues caused by a hothead of a governor and a divided Legislature led voters to take matters into their own hands. In a crowded November ballot, they passed four of five citizens’ initiatives. Voters said yes to legalizing marijuana, raising the minimum […]
Without the referendum, it’s fair to say low-wage workers wouldn’t be getting a raise next month.
The issues range from social and economic reform to election reform, but all five initiatives are on the ballot for a simple reason.