Spin Control

Stuff on the ballot

Candidates running for partisan office this year will have one of two descriptions on the primary ballot after their names, Secretary of State Sam Reed said.

John Q. Candidate (prefers _____ Party)
John Q. Candidate (States No Party Preference)

This in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court decision that paved the way for the first ever "Top Two" Primary.

Democrats were quick to react.

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