Talk:List of ballot measures by topic

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  • Economic Development
Rhode Island Question 4, Quonset Point/Davisville Bonds (2002) (Do you mean economic development as in "ballot measures that are designed to try to promote or sustain some level of economic activity, new jobs, etc.? If so, there are other bond measures like that, for example, Maine Job Creation Bond Act, Question 6 (1996), so that could be a good category. Leslie Graves) (Yep, that's what I had in mind. Saw a number of these in RI. - User:TylerM)
  • Statehood
Wisconsin Repeal of Obsolete Provisions Relating to Transition to Statehood Amendment, Question 7 (1982) As we dig back into history, we might find more amendments from states relating to their statehood. User:JWilliams
  • Dueling
Wisconsin Dueling and Disenfranchisement Amendment, Question 4 (April 1975) - I think we will find more ballot questions relating to the legality of dueling as we go back in history. User:JWilliams

Considered: requires further discussion

  • Recall measures
New Jersey Right of Recall, Public Question 1 (1993)User:JWilliams
We currently have a category called "recall measures." You can find that here. Is this what you were looking for? BaileyL 12:10, 30 December 2011 (CST)

Considered: to be created

  • Nuclear issues

Change Nuclear weapons/facilities/waste on the ballot to "Nuclear issues on the ballot" User:JWilliams

  • History, Culture, and the Arts
Rhode Island Heritage Harbor Museum Bonds, Question 5 (2000) (We should have a category like this, because there are multiple such ballot measures. Leslie Graves)

Considered: created

* State executive officers measures

New Jersey Lieutenant Governor Amendment, Question 1 (2005) User:JWilliams

Update: This category has been made.

Considered: no further action needed

  • State legislatures measures
None of the others have "measures" in the category. Seems redundant.
  • Actually, there is "Direct democracy measures" and "Redistricting measures". More importantly, while I agree it sounds awkward, I think it was originally created to differentiate the ballot measures regarding state legislatures from the State legislature project. User:JWilliams
  • Good point, should probably stay. User:TylerM

Ballot measure deletions

I have deleted all of the ballot measures contained within these lists that are "Page does not exist" status and I've deleted the ballot measures that do not contain an outcome of the election. If one would like to put the ballot measure back on the list, please create the article for the measure and/or update the outcome of the election status.--Johnwynnejr 13:46, 5 February 2010 (CST)

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