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Daily Archives: July 7th, 2016

VICTORY!!! I-1515 backers throw in the towel, anti-transgender initiative FAILS!

Excerpt: Backers of Initiative 1515, a right wing scheme to legalize discrimination against transgender individuals in Washington State, have canceled their appointment to turn in signatures after concluding they didn’t have enough to make the ballot, the Secretary of State’s office announced only minutes ago. “The I-1515 (‘bathroom initiative’) campaign has canceled their Friday appointment and […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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CarbonWA’s I-732 heads into summer with bare majority in support, NPI poll finds

Excerpt: Although this week marks the signature submission deadline for 2016 initiatives to the people, it’s worth remembering that there are two initiatives to the 2016 Legislature that were previously certified to the ballot at the beginning of this year. Neither was acted on by the House and Senate, so the people will decide their fate […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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