Sec. Bowen just announced that she has assigned numbers for the boatload of initiatives that will be on the ballot in November.
So get used to these numbers. You are going to be seeing these a lot on this website, your TV screen and your mailbox. We need to refine the shorthand for these initiatives. This admittedly a quick pass at it. The framing needs to be tweaked and I am sure there will be some argument within the progressive left about these initiatives.
Prop. 1 High Speed Rail
Prop 2 Treatment of Farm Animals
Prop 3 Children’s Hospital Bond
Prop 4 Parental Notification
Prop 5 Parole and Rehab of Nonviolent Offenders
Prop 6 Tough on Crime
Prop 7 Renewable Energy
Prop 8 Take Away Marriage Equality
Prop 9 Victims Rights and Parole
Prop 10 Alternative Fuels and Renewable Energy Bonds
Prop 11 Redistricting