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Corporate Giants Spending Billions On State Ballot Initiatives

WASHINGTON — Voters may not know it, but the millions of dollars paying for ads on ballot measures they will consider next month come from large companies and national advocacy groups. 307 more words

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Code of conduct for local union officer campaign

ISSUED BY THE TEMPORARY ORGANIZING CHAIR, LOCAL 39000, OCT. 16 2014

1. Use of union money & equipment

No union monies may be used to promote, endorse or criticize a particular candidate.  618 more words

Elections

Striking Out: Palmer United Party Faces Deregistration

WITH THE TRACK RECORD it “boasts,” it comes as no surprise Clive Palmer’s party is struggling to show it has the requisite 500 members to remain registered in Queensland; deregistration will derail the Palmer United Party’s campaign at the state election soon due, and damage its appeal to voters further afield. 1,836 more words

Two items by Equality-by-Lot regulars

Arthur D. Robbins:

To quote Sean O’Casey, “Th’ whole worl’s in a terrible state o’ chassis.” Why is it that way? Does it have to be that way?

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How to complete your election ballot

  1. Vote for only one candidate for each position. Clearly mark an X next to the name of the candidate you are voting for. Do not put any other marks on the ballot.
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Rules for the Election of Local Officers

(ADOPTED BY THE ORGANIZING CHAIR OF LOCAL 39000, OCT. 16 2014)

The Local Elections shall be conducted in accordance with the interim bylaws of Organizing Local 39000, the Constitutions of The Newspaper Guild and CWA, and federal law governing union elections.  1,133 more words

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