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California Forced To Allow Signatures For Appalling 'Shoot The Gays' Ballot Initiative

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.23.2015 | Politics

It doesn't matter that a California lawyer's outrageous Sodomite Suppression Act ballot initiative proposes executing gays with "bullets to the head,"...

Plan For Six Californias 'Deserves To Die A Quick Death'

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 04.04.2014 | Politics

A bipartisan group is speaking out in opposition to a proposed ballot measure that would split California into six states. "The measure deserves to...

Six Californias?

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

A proposed ballot initiative from tech investor Tim Draper would turn California into six states, including one just for Silicon Valley. Draper, wh...

California's Billionaire Ballot: The Good, Bad, And Ugly

Jamie Court | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics
Jamie Court

It takes big money to play in California's ballot measure process today, so billionaires are plenty welcome. But if they are in it for themselves, they aren't likely to fool the voters, who have a remarkable knack for rejecting any ballot initiative with a stink behind it.

Charlie Munger, Jr. -- Buying Elections with Daddy's Money

Rick Jacobs | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

Folks, this is not an election; it's an auction. And if we let the highest bidders win, Californians -- all of us -- will lose.

Will Prop 8 End California's Democracy?

Rick Jacobs | Posted 11.05.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

If the State Supreme Court grants standing to, the state of California will have made its final descent into feudal politics, one in which the rich can buy laws and a place in court while the rest of us just stand idly by.

Think Prop 23 Is Bad? So Is Prop 26

Mike Sandler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mike Sandler

If you think Prop 23 is bad, check out Prop 26. This one has a lower profile, but could be just a terrible for the green economy.

Prop. 23 Shadows Gov. Schwarzenegger's Trade Mission to Asia

Wade Crowfoot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wade Crowfoot

With the Dirty Energy ballot proposition AB 32 up for a vote, every statement Schwarzenegger makes about California as a modern business partner will come with an asterisk.

'Vote No on Everything' Urges Changes to California Proposition System

Brian Normoyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Normoyle

The voters of California sent another message that they want their leaders and legislators to do their jobs. The problem is the very system used to send this message is at least partially to blame for the state's problems.

Black Blindness on Proposition 8

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leonce Gaiter

Black support for the Calif. anti-gay-marriage proposition is higher than support among any other ethnic group, which is ironic, considering that precedence in the case is the end of the ban on interracial marriage.