Statewide Propositions

Capital Public Radio News reports on the ballot initiatives included on the November ballot.


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  • Election 2010: Propositions 20, 27 and the Citizens Redistricting Commission
    The commission tasked with re-drawing the state’s political map isn’t yet fully formed– but it’s already the target of two measures on Tuesday’s ballot. One seeks to expand the commission’s duties, while the other would eliminate it.
    Monday, November 1, 2010 11:59 AM
  • Election 2010: Prop 24 Repeals Corporate Tax Cuts
    Proposition 24 would repeal corporate tax cuts recently approved by the state Legislature as part of a budget deal.
    Thursday, October 28, 2010 1:20 PM
  • Election 2010: Proposition 26 - Taxes and Fees
    Many of the same people who oppose Prop 25 support Prop 26.
    Wednesday, October 27, 2010 8:06 PM
  • Marianne Russ
    Election 2010: Proposition 25 and the Way California Spends Your Money
    One of the measures on Tuesday’s ballot would change the way the state spends your money. Proposition 25 would make it easier to pass a budget.
    Wednesday, October 27, 2010 7:29 PM
  • Proposition 21: State Parks Funding
    Our Election 2010 coverage continues with a look at Proposition 21, also known as the California State Parks Initiative. The measure would increase the vehicle license fee in order to help pay for state parks.
    Thursday, October 21, 2010 3:40 PM
  • Photo by Chuck Welch.
    Propositions Raise 120 Million Dollars Combined
    This year’s California ballot initiatives have raised more than 120 million dollars combined. But as there’s not much correlation between campaign donations and success on Election Day.
    Wednesday, October 20, 2010 2:22 PM
  • Election 2010: Proposition 23
    Our Election 2010 coverage continues with a report on Proposition 23. The measure would suspend the implementation of California’s landmark global warming law until there’s a significant drop in the state’s unemployment rate.
    Monday, October 18, 2010 2:09 PM
  • John Sepulvado
    The Face of the Prop 19 Cartel Debate
    Proposition 19 would legalize the cultivation and use of marijuana. Supporters say among other benefits, it would offer voters an opportunity to strike a blow against Mexican drug cartels. But would it really? John Sepulvado reports.
    Tuesday, October 12, 2010 9:29 PM
  • Election 2010: Proposition 22
    We’re kicking off our Election 2010 coverage with a look at one of the nine statewide ballot measures on the November ballot: Proposition 22. It would prohibit the state from borrowing or taking money from local governments and agencies.
    Monday, October 11, 2010 3:11 PM
  • Insight: Road Less Covered / Gila River and Mama / Nick Gravenites / Lasher Keen
    What do people in Mexico’s border region think about Prop 19; The story of a young white woman who was a volunteer nurse at a Japanese-American internment camp; Chicago bluesman in Sacramento; Nevada City band plays live in our studio
    Friday, September 24, 2010 10:00 AM
  • photo credit: Marianne Russ
    GOP Candidate Meg Whitman and Greenhouse Gas Law
    Republican candidate for Governor Meg Whitman continues to call for a temporary suspension of the state’s global warming law…and she’s taking heat from her opponent on the issue.
    Tuesday, September 21, 2010 11:43 PM
  • CPR photo/Ben Adler
    Prop 23 Debate All About Jobs
    One of the most controversial measures on California’s November ballot was up for debate Wednesday at the Sacramento Press Club. Proposition 23 would suspend the state’s landmark law regulating greenhouse gas emissions until the economy improves.
    Wednesday, September 15, 2010 6:53 PM
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