Beyond Candidates: Three State Initiatives That Could Bolster Democracy
On November 8th citizens in 35 states vote on 163 ballot initiatives. They cover a wide range of subjects (e.g. marijuana, minimum wage, taxes, gun control). To my mind, initiatives in three states--California on reducing drug prices, South Dakota on revamping its political system, and New Mexico on the inequitable use of bail--stand out as having a potentially broad national impact.
California Takes on Big Pharma