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CA Supreme Court Rejects
Dems´ Anti-´Citizens United´
Ballot Measure

Breitbart California, by William Bigelow

Original Article

Posted By:mitzi, 8/12/2014 5:57:20 PM

On Monday, the California Supreme Court blocked an "advisory" ballot measure that Democrats had hoped to include on the November ballot, with a view to increasing turnout among apathetic voters. The non-binding measure, Proposition 49, asked voters if they felt the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United ruling should be reversed. The Sacramento Bee notes that at the time the state legislature approved the measure, Governor Jerry Brown had released a statement condemning the measure while tacitly allowing it to proceed by not vetoing it. Brown’s statement read, “We should not make it a habit to clutter our ballots with nonbinding

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: xcenturion, 8/12/2014 11:53:41 PM     (No. 9963798)

Brown is an embarrassment to the state of California.

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