Two new ballot initiatives have cleared the signature verification hurdle to become eligible to go to voters in November. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports that one is backed by children's hospitals... and the other is backed by the paint industry.
Get ready for a big battle this fall over last year's transportation funding law signed by Governor Jerry Brown. As expected, an effort backed by conservatives to repeal the law's fuel tax and vehicle fee increases has qualified for the November ballot. CapitalPublic Radio's Ben Adler reports.
Two different water bonds are set to appear on the ballot this election season. The Secretary of State's Office announced the latest on Wednesday. It is a nine billion dollar measure that has gathered enough signatures to appear in November. Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford reports.
Political campaigns in Califonria must submit hundreds of thousands of signatures to the state in the next few days to qualify their initiatives for the November ballot. Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford says that's created a bidding war for the people who gather those signatures.