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Don't rig the bar for citizens' initiative: Vote no on Amendment 71

Don't rig the bar for citizens' initiative: Vote no on Amendment 71

Anyone who says it’s too easy to change our state constitution has either never tried or is wildly wealthy.

By Jon Caldara · September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Elections, Gold Dome, Jon Caldara, TABOR, Taxes
Blake: Bending over backwards for the unaffiliated voter

Blake: Bending over backwards for the unaffiliated voter

“Raise the Bar” is running an initiative that would require future initiated amendments to pass with a supermajority of 55 percent instead of the current 50 percent plus one. However, initiatives that would repeal any current provision of the state constitution can pass with only a simple majority, as now.

By Peter Blake · June 15, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Constitutional Law, Elections, Gold Dome, Legal, Peter Blake, Politics