How I'm voting on the November 2016 State propositions
Lots of propositions, lots of decisions. Here are my choices for the state propositions: details are in the many pages below the jump. I’ll write up local measures and candidates in a separate post.
51: YES for K-12 & Community College facilities
52: Leaning YES to Use Hospital Fees to get Federal Funds for Medi-Cal -- Comments welcome!
53: NO NO to Statewide votes on local projects
54: NO to Over-Complicated Prescription of Legislative Operations
55: YES YES to have the 1.5% pay for for Schools & Healthcare
56: YES YES for Cigarette Tax to Fund Healthcare and Tobacco Use Prevention.
57: YES YES for Criminal Justice Reform
58: YES YES to Allow Bilingual Education
59: YES to Clarify that Corporations are not Human Beings
60: NO to a Badly-written measure about condoms in porn films
61: Leaning YES to Reduce Costs of Drugs - Comments Welcome
62: YES YES, a million times YES to Repeal the Death Penalty
63: YES to prohibit possession of large capacity ammunition magazines
64: YES on Marijuana Legalization
65: Leaning NO on Deceptive Plastic Bags Measure
66: NO NO NO - Don’t make it easier to impose death sentences
67: YES to Confirm Legislature’s Ban on Single-use Bags