Tag Archives: Petition

From The Left: Enough With The Initiated Measures

From The Left: Enough With The Initiated Measures

Last evening I took my family to the Shrine Circus in Minot. On the way into the All Season’s Arena, I noticed a table with pensions for the so called “Shared Parenting Initiative”. According to the person sitting at the table, the pension would guarantee that “both parents and grandparents are legally guaranteed to share

In The Legislature, A Debate Over Direct Democracy Versus Representative Democracy

Today the House Judiciary Committee played host to a packed room full of people testifying on HCR3011 which would, if passed by the legislature and approved by voters, amend the state constitution to put some limits on the initiated measure process. Here are the changes proposed: * Measures with more than a $20 million fiscal