Stories tagged: ballot initiative
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 12:19 p.m.
An Idaho group made up of state and local political leaders have launched a statewide effort to oppose a ballot initiative seeking to legalize so-called “historical horse racing.”
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 12:23 p.m.
Idaho Secretary of State Lawerence Denney announced Tuesday that the proposed initiative to authorize “historical horse racing” machines in Idaho has qualified for the November ballot.
Tue., July 3, 2018, 1:32 p.m.
A pro-gun nonprofit based in Bellevue has asked Washington’s Supreme Court to block an initiative that would implement a new slate of gun restrictions from reaching the November ballot, arguing …
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 12:32 p.m.
An unprecedented amount of money from independent allies helped boost contenders in Idaho’s primary election.
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Democrats in Ada County have adopted a resolution urging all eligible voters to sign a ballot initiative seeking to expand Medicaid coverage.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Denver became the latest city to require rooftop gardens or solar panels on big new buildings, which backers say will keep the outdoor air cooler, make storm water easier to …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Health advocates who have been stymied by Idaho’s Republican-dominant Legislature to expand Medicaid have filed paperwork for a ballot initiative.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 9:07 p.m.
A judge on Wednesday cleared the way for Montana’s medical marijuana dispensaries to reopen after a three-month hiatus by ruling that a drafting error in a voter-approved ballot initiative should …
Sun., June 9, 2013
As a health teacher at Lakes Middle School in Coeur d’Alene, Warren Ducote saw firsthand the effect of poverty on students’ emotional and physical well-being. “You see the depression, the …
Mon., July 9, 2012, 2:32 p.m.
OLYMPIA — Supporters of gay marriage in Washington state said today that they raised more than $952,000 last month for the campaign to uphold the state’s new law, which is …