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Tiverton Asks For Recount On Question 10: Board Of Elections

TIVERTON, RI—Tiverton voters will wait a little longer to learn the fate of the local ballot question about casino gambling revenues. The state board of elections has received 14 requests for ... read more

How To Heal After Defeat Of Nurse Staffing Ballot Question: Focus On Teams

I am the youngest child in a large family. I still get anxious when there are disagreements among people I care about. And the recent lively debates about Question 1, the ballot measure on nurse-to-pa... read more

Our View: Time to take a break on ballot questions

Maine voters sent a clear message last week in electing Democrat Janet Mills as governor while sending Democratic majorities to both houses of the Legislature. These results put an end to six years of ... read more

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Marijuana: The long route from approval to reality on ballot questions

BOSTON — Nearly two years after recreational marijuana was legalized in the state, experts are concerned that the rollout will be caught up in delays and red tape as medical marijuana, another voter-a... read more


In Newark, how did most voters respond to ballot questions about schools? They didn’t.

If voting was an assignment, thousands of Newark ballots would be marked “incomplete” this year. Fewer than half of the roughly 54,000 Newarkers who headed to the polls for last Tuesday’s ... read more

Old Bridge voters turn down ballot question to reinstate Open Space Trust Fund

OLD BRIDGE — Voters who came out to polls last week resoundingly did not want to reinstate the Open Space Trust Fund in Old Bridge. Some 9,583 voters selected “no” to the ballot question to grant the ... read more

Nurses continue fight for improved conditions following loss on Ballot Question 1

The Spaulding Rehab Hospital in Boston. After Massachusetts voters struck down nurse-patient limits Tuesday, advocates for and against the limits plan to convene in an effort to put forth compromise s... read more

Colorado voters will see another transportation ballot question soon — unless Polis and the legislature shift the debate

After Colorado voters handily rejected two transportation-funding ballot measures in Tuesday’s election, the next step is already clear: Another vote is set a year from now. But it’s anybody’s guess w... read more

Ballot Question's Approval to Force Out Longtime Community Board Members

Stanley Gleaton has been a member of Community Board 10 in Harlem since he was appointed by former Manhattan Borough President Ruth Messinger in 1994. He says longtime members like himself are vital t... read more

All votes still not counted for Vineland library ballot question

VINELAND — There was muted reaction from the Vineland Public Library to the apparent narrow defeat on Tuesday of a ballot question that proposed increasing a special property tax for the library's fun... read more

City’s ballot measures all receive decisive approval from voters

The most popular proposal turned out to be the first ballot question that would amend the city’s campaign finance system by making changes designed to address persistent perceptions of corruption asso... read more

What's Next After Voters OK'D The $250 Million Ballot Question?

SMITHFIELD, RI—Rhode Island voters passed the $250 million school construction ballot question by a landslide on Tuesday. Unofficial results, according to the state Board of Elections, show ... read more



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