November Ballot Measure, Part Eight, Florida

Florida is going to the dogs. In the interest of protecting dogs, specifically greyhounds, voters in the state of Florida will vote on whether or not to ban racing of greyhounds in connection with any wager for money or any other thing of value. If passed, the measure would take effect on January 1, 2021.…

November Ballot Measures, Part Seven – Connecticut

Ballot measures are often labeled with some creative titles. That’s the case with one of the ballot measures that Connecticut voters will be voting on in November. It’s called the Lockbox Amendment and it will prohibit the state legislature from using the state transportation fund for anything other than transportation purposes. Apparently there must be…

November Ballot Measures, Part Six – Colorado

Think that all issues related to slavery were taken care at the time of the Civil War? Think again. Apparently in Colorado enslavement is still technically an allowable method to punish someone for a crime. But if voters in Colorado approve Amendment A in November it will no longer be legal in Colorado to enslave…