Wisconsin 1914 ballot measures

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Ten statewide ballot questions were on the 1914 ballot in Wisconsin.

On the ballot

November 3

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Supermajority Allows constitutional amendments to be submitted to the people after 3/5ths approval by the legislature Defeatedd
LRCA Question 2 Direct Democracy Creates initiative and referendum rights in the state Defeatedd
LRCA Question 3 Welfare Allows for the creation of a state annuity insurance system Defeatedd
LRCA Question 4 County and municipal governance Creates the right for city and village home rule Defeatedd
LRCA Question 5 Judiciary Allows the legislature to decrease the number of judiciary circuits and increase the number of judges Defeatedd
LRCA Question 6 Recall Creates the right to recall elected officials, other than judges Defeatedd
LRCA Question 7 Eminent Domain Defines the property which may be taken by municipals for public purposes Defeatedd
LRCA Question 8 Direct democracy Allows citizens to petition the legislature for constitutional amendments Defeatedd
LRCA Question 9 Welfare Allows for the creation of a state insurance system Defeatedd
LRCA Question 10 Salaries of elected officials Changes legislative pay to $600 per year and allows for 2 cents a mile travel compensation Defeatedd

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