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Washington Constitutional Amendment Would Change Ballot Initiative Process

OPB | Jan. 21, 2015

WEDNESDAY: A Washington constitutional amendment would force ballot initiatives to include specific funding plans.

Debating The Water And Sewer Measure

OPB | April 30, 2014

WEDNESDAY: The measure would create a water and sewer district with an elected board not subject to city control.

Oregon Ballot Measures

OPB | July 06, 2012

Today's the deadline for initiative sponsors in Oregon to turn in their signatures to qualify for the November ballot.

The State of Taxes

OPB | Oct. 18, 2010

Will you be voting on Washington's I-1098? If it passes, could an income tax on high earners in Washington affect Oregon?

Private vs. Public Liquor Sales

OPB | Sept. 15, 2010

Should liquor sales be controlled by the state?

Reviewing Democracy

OPB | Aug. 18, 2010

What will a citizen review panel bring to Oregon's initiative process?

In Public View

OPB | June 29, 2010

What does it mean to have public records of referendum petition signatures and concealed weapons permits?

Reforming the Initiative Process

OPB | Nov. 13, 2008

Do you want to reform the initiative process itself?

Candidate Conversations: Secretary of State

OPB | Oct. 22, 2008

A conversation with the candidates seeking a job many consider the second most important in the state%3A Secretary of State.

Washington Initiative #1000: Assisted Suicide

OPB | Oct. 14, 2008

What end-of-life options should be available to people with a terminal illness?

Washington Initiative #1029: Homecare Workers

OPB | Oct. 01, 2008

What training should be required to be a homecare worker?

Domestic Partnerships vs. Initiative Process

OPB | Feb. 04, 2008

What does a recent judicial ruling mean for the initiative process?