Politics

Early Voting Doubled In Fall River In Seven Days

Donna Motta November 3, 2016 Comments Off on Early Voting Doubled In Fall River In Seven Days

The Bay State’s early voting program in Massachusetts that was instituted for the first time this year is proving a success in Fall River. Although Board of Elections Chairperson Liz Camara was hesitant about

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Question # 1- Expanded Slot-Machine Gaming – No Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 31, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 1- Expanded Slot-Machine Gaming – No Viewpoint

Question # 1 The proposed law would allow the state Gaming Commission to issue one additional category 2 license, which would permit operation of a gaming establishment with no table games and not more

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Question # 1- Expanded Slot-Machine Gaming – Yes Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 31, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 1- Expanded Slot-Machine Gaming – Yes Viewpoint

Question # 1 The proposed law would allow the state Gaming Commission to issue one additional category 2 license, which would permit operation of a gaming establishment with no table games and not more

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Question # 2 – Charter School Expansion – Yes Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 28, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 2 – Charter School Expansion – Yes Viewpoint

Question # 2 The proposed law would allow the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to approve up to 12 new charter schools or enrollment expansions in existing charter schools each year. FRC

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Question # 2 – Charter School Expansion – No Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 28, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 2 – Charter School Expansion – No Viewpoint

Question # 2 The proposed law would allow the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to approve up to 12 new charter schools or enrollment expansions in existing charter schools each year. FRC

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Question # 3 – Conditions For Farm Animals – Yes Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 27, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 3 – Conditions For Farm Animals – Yes Viewpoint

Question # 3 The proposed law would prohibit any farm owner or operator from knowingly confining any breeding pig, calf raised for veal, or egg-laying hen in a way that prevents the animal from

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Question # 3 – Conditions For Farm Animals – No Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 27, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 3 – Conditions For Farm Animals – No Viewpoint

Question # 3 The proposed law would prohibit any farm owner or operator from knowingly confining any breeding pig, calf raised for veal, or egg-laying hen in a way that prevents the animal from

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Question # 4 – Legalization, Regulation, and Taxation Of Marijuana – Yes Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 26, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 4 – Legalization, Regulation, and Taxation Of Marijuana – Yes Viewpoint

Question # 4 The proposed law would permit the possession, use, distribution, and cultivation of marijuana in limited amounts by persons age 21 and older and would remove criminal penalties for such activities. FRC

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Question # 4 – Legalization, Regulation, and Taxation Of Marijuana – No Viewpoint

Donna Motta October 26, 2016 Comments Off on Question # 4 – Legalization, Regulation, and Taxation Of Marijuana – No Viewpoint

Question # 4 The proposed law would permit the possession, use, distribution, and cultivation of marijuana in limited amounts by persons age 21 and older and would remove criminal penalties for such activities. FRC

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The People’s Debate – Question #2

Donna Motta October 26, 2016 Comments Off on The People’s Debate – Question #2

SouthCoast Media sponsored a “People’s Debate” at Bristol Community College in mid-October focusing on Question #2 that will appear on the November 8th Ballot. According to Secretary of the Commonwealth William Francis Galvin, the

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