Even in Loss, Prop 19 Got More Votes Than Every Major GOP Candidate

By: Wednesday November 3, 2010 1:15 pm

Support for Prop 19 statewide in California is apparently less “fringe” than support for the Republican Party.


Obama Administration Cheers Defeat of Prop 19

By: Wednesday November 3, 2010 6:00 am

While President Obama won’t discuss the results of tonight’s brutal election until an afternoon press conference, his Drug Czar Gil Kerlikowske already commented on the results of Proposition 19, California’s initiative to legalize marijuana.

Prop 19 Loses in California, but Marijuana Legalization Moves On

By: Tuesday November 2, 2010 11:43 pm

Prop 19, California’s ballot initiative to legalize marijuana, is projected to be defeated at the polls today. The results currently show Prop 19 down 56-43 with 20% reporting, but will get much closer as the rest of the state reports. It’s clear though that 2010 is not the year California will legalize marijuana. The Yes on 19 campaign released a statement conceding the election.

FDL’s Big Midterm Election Liveblog (Part Four): CA Sen, Gov, Prop 19 Results Coming In

By: Tuesday November 2, 2010 8:55 pm

Welcome to part four of FDL’s midterm election night liveblog (here are links to part one, part two and part three). For the most recent list of FDL’s top 108 House races to watch tonight, go here.

Polls are now closed in all states except Hawaii and Alaska. The Democrat loses in the House so far have been huge but Democrats are likely to hold on to the Senate.

Late Night: Votin’ and Sippin’ and Tokin’

By: Tuesday November 2, 2010 8:10 pm

I voted! Very excited! Now I am watching the exit polls. I figure we’re gonna just shoot the breeze about whatever tonight. Straw polls, strawmen and women, weed…it’s a free for all. I’ll be happy to swap recipes, tell jokes, and cheer as election results come in.

Don’t Hope Prop 19 Passes; Help It Pass

By: Tuesday November 2, 2010 1:45 pm

Voter turn-out means everything right now; don’t hope Prop 19 passes, help it pass by making calls.

Do You Know Where to Vote?

By: Tuesday November 2, 2010 4:01 am

Now you do. Election Day is today, folks. Find out where your polling place is in the map below. Then, sign up to help make calls to California voters for Prop 19.

What Would Jello Do: Meg Whitman Edition

By: Monday November 1, 2010 7:20 pm

And now it’s time for another edition of What Would Jello Do.

Prop 19 Trails by Small Margins in Latest Polls

By: Monday November 1, 2010 1:50 pm

Proposition 19, which would legalize and regulate production and distribution of marijuana in California, is trailing slightly in the two most recent polls from Field and PPP. While the polling is still relatively close, this is not a good sign. For Prop 19 to pass, there will need to be a very large turnout among supporters and young voters who are not being included in the pollsters’ “likely voter” models.

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