If you live in California, thanks to the Electoral College system, the box you check next Tuesday in the section of your ballot for the two presidential candidates won’t make an iota of difference to the outcome of the election. But further down the ballot is the second (if not first) most important vote in the country: Proposition 32.
|By: Leighton Woodhouse Thursday November 1, 2012 6:30 pm|
|By: Pam Spaulding Wednesday July 18, 2012 11:20 am|
“Mitt Gets Worse” is a play on Dan Savage’s “It Gets Better” project. Here’s the “welcome” kickoff, plus a couple of video of testimonials, with more to come.
|By: David Dayen Wednesday March 14, 2012 1:20 pm|
A major battle between progressive activists and a sitting governor in the nation’s largest state is nearing a conclusion today. California Governor Jerry Brown and a coalition of progressives have entered into negotiations to finalize a tax measure for the November 2012 ballot, after both sides offered competing plans.
|By: David Dayen Tuesday December 6, 2011 10:15 am|
Yesterday, Gov. Jerry Brown penned an “Open Letter to the People of California,” announcing his intention to go to the ballot in November 2012 with an initiative that would raise revenues by roughly $7 billion annually. But there are two other progressive tax initiatives and another for tax cuts sponsored by a billionaire. It could be a very confusing ballot next year
|By: Teddy Partridge Wednesday June 15, 2011 6:15 pm|
Must be nice to have an almost unlimited number of bigoted rubes willing to open their wallets whenever h8 comes calling. Case in point: Charles Cooper, losing lead attorney guiding the ProtectMarriage consiglieres to defeat at every single stage of the Prop 8 trial, announced Oh, Hell Yes, They Will Appeal Chief Judge James Ware’s eloquent, swift beatdown of their horrific motion to order Judge Vaughn Walker to recuse himself because, you know what — he’s Ghey!