Ballot Initiatives

People wearing red caps hold power fists and signs that say "No More Drug War."

For the Sake of Our Children, Families and Communities, We Must Legalize Marijuana

On November 8, Californians will vote on Proposition 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act. Here’s why this groundbreaking law should matter¬†to everyone.

Alabama Bans Sharia Law and Other 2014 Ballot Measures

Minimum-wage hikes, legal weed and sentencing reform were among the measures in play.

Obama Wins Re-Election, But Mixed Results on Ballot Initiatives

Here’s a quick rundown of the results in key ballot measures.

Beyond the White House: How Today's Vote Matters for Racial Justice

Core questions about reproductive health, immigrant and workers rights, unions, criminal justice and education are on the table at the state and congressional level.