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Article XXI - Modes of Amending

Introduction in legislature; initiative petition; election

Section 1. Any amendment or amendments to this constitution may be proposed in either house of the legislature, or by initiative petition signed by a number of qualified electors equal to fifteen per centum of the total number of votes for all candidates for governor at the last preceding general election. 416 more words

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New Jersey’s State wide minimum wage will increase starting this month. The minimum wage will rise 16 cents from what it formerly was, taking the minimum wage from $8.44 to $8.60/hr. 125 more words


NPC Calendar: January 2018

The following legislations and decisions take effect on January 1, 2018:

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Electoral College is 'vestige' of slavery, say some Constitutional scholars - PBS NewsHour

Gwen Ifill would be very proud of this reporting by the PBS NewsHour. It shows why we must get rid of this Vestige called The Electoral College. 195 more words

Explainer: China to Amend the Constitution for the Fifth Time

The official Xinhua News Agency reported on December 27 that the Politburo decided to convene the Second Plenum of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party in January 2018. 1,360 more words

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Abolition Amendment

The Abolition Amendment is a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution. Upon ratification, the Abolition Amendment will abolish the property status of all animals within the jurisdiction of the United States of America, thereby putting an immediate end to the meat, dairy, egg, fur, vivisection, and other exploitation- and killing-based industries. 330 more words

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Going Ahead Without Hesitation or X-box Prostitutes Bork-Jamming Seven Year Old Boys and Santa

I guess maybe one more decade before the Pentagon meets its new quota of cannon fodder. The Iraq and Afghanistan invasions set them back a cool million or two future bodies, but the popular lust for these games should do the trick and erase all neuron connection between right and wrong. 587 more words