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There are three aspects to this test: performing research on the wikis, performing research on the internet and adding information to an established page. Upon completion of each element, add them to the section of this page called "Results." Note your start and finish times in the section below.

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Times

Note your start and finish times here.

Start time: 8:40 PM CST 10/14, 8:40 PM CST 10/15

End time: 10:30 CST 10/15

Wiki research

Answer the questions below. Provide citations to your answers in proper wiki citation format. Please use pages on the wiki to find your answers.

  1. How many statewide measures were on the 2008 South Dakota ballot? There were eight South Dakota 2008 ballot measures.
  2. How many states have a Lieutenant Governor? Which states do not? There are 45 states with a Lieutenant Governor. Five states do not have a Lieutenant Governor: Maine, Arizona, Wyoming, New Hampshire and Oregon.
  3. Who are the members of the Michigan State Senate Redistricting Committee? Steven Bieda, Bert Johnson, Virgil Smith, Joe Hune, Rick Jones, Dave Hildenbrand, Jim Marleau, John Moolenaar, and John Proos are all on the Michigan State Senate Redistricting Committee.
  4. How many measures relating to Medical Marijuana were on the ballot in 1998? Which (if any) were approved? Five ballot measures in 1998 related to Medical Marijuana. Alaska, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington were approved.
  5. Who is the current representative for District 35 in the Texas House of Representatives? Texas's thirty-fifth state house district is represented by Oscar Longoria.

Internet research

Answer the questions below. Provide citations to your answers in proper wiki citation format.

  1. Who is on the City Council for Sun Prairie, WI? When were they elected? Russell Fassbender (elected April 2007)[1], Hariah Hutkowski (elected April 2006)[2], Jonathan Freund (elected April 2006)[3], Andrea Gage (elected April 2013)[4], Zachary Weber (first appointed in 2004)[5], Kent Orfan (elected October 2013)[6], Mary Polenske (elected April 2010)[7], Al Hoffmann (elected April 2010)[8], and Mayor John Murray (elected April 2011)[9]
  2. What was the decision in the case of California State University, Fresno Assn., Inc. v. Superior Court in California? The California Fifth District Court of Appeal upheld the lower court's ruling in favor of the McClatchy company, requiring the university to disclose donor identities and donation amounts.[10]
  3. Who sponsored HB 477 in the Utah 2011 session? What did the bill do? What is its current status? John Dougall was the chief sponsor for HB 477. This bill established new rules for voting, including a signed affidavit of U.S. citizenship.[11]It was signed by the governor on March 8, 2011.[12]

Complex edit

For the final portion of the test you must add an elections component to a school board candidate page. The elections component requires a variety of essential wiki skills to complete, including research, proper citations and working with templates. elect one of the officials below and add a vote results box in the appropriate section. Then link to the section in the "Results" section indicated below. After completing the section cross the link you used out on this list. Guidelines for adding one to a page can be found here: Elections component writing guidelines. Add an elections component to the candidate's page listed below in the appropriate section. Then link to the section in the "Results" section indicated below. After completing the section, cross the candidate's name out on this list.

*Joe Jongewaard

Results

In this section, add a link to the sub-section of the complex page you edited. Also write your answers to the research questions here in a bullet-pointed list.

Elections

References

  1. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Russell Fassbender" accessed October 15, 2013
  2. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Hariah Hutkowski" accessed October 15, 2013
  3. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Jonathan Freund" accessed October 15, 2013
  4. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Andrea Gage" accessed October 15, 2013
  5. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Zachary Weber" accessed October 15, 2013
  6. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Kent Orfan" accessed October 15, 2013
  7. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Mary Polenske" accessed October 15, 2013
  8. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Al Hoffmann" accessed October 15, 2013
  9. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> John Murray" accessed October 15, 2013
  10. Metropolitan News-Enterprise,"Court of Appeal Says University Must Disclose Who Paid for Luxury Suites at Campus Arena" July 18, 2001
  11. Utah State Legislature, "H.B. 477 Enrolled" accessed October 15, 2013
  12. Utah State Legislature Accessed October 15, 2013
  13. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Russell Fassbender" accessed October 15, 2013
  14. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Hariah Hutkowski" accessed October 15, 2013
  15. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Jonathan Freund" accessed October 15, 2013
  16. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Andrea Gage" accessed October 15, 2013
  17. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Zachary Weber" accessed October 15, 2013
  18. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Kent Orfan" accessed October 15, 2013
  19. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Mary Polenske" accessed October 15, 2013
  20. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> Al Hoffmann" accessed October 15, 2013
  21. City of Sun Prairie,"Home >> Departments >> City Council >> City Council Members >> John Murray" accessed October 15, 2013
  22. Metropolitan News-Enterprise,"Court of Appeal Says University Must Disclose Who Paid for Luxury Suites at Campus Arena" July 18, 2001
  23. Utah State Legislature, "H.B. 477 Enrolled" accessed October 15, 2013
  24. Utah State Legislature Accessed October 15, 2013