Tag: ballot initiative

El Paso may put DP benefits back on ballot

After a ballot measure passed in November to rescind domestic partner benefits for El Paso employees, the City Council is considering another ballot measure to restore them. The November ballot measure sponsored by religious...

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New Mexico may recognize same-sex marriage

New Mexico Attorney General Gary King New Mexico Attorney General Gary King says same-sex marriages performed elsewhere may be valid in his state. “A comprehensive legal analysis by my office concludes that valid same-sex...

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Removal of Iowa judges may inspire similar efforts

MICHAEL J. CRUMB and NOMAAN MERCHANT | Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa — Emboldened by the success of a ballot initiative to oust Iowa judges who supported gay marriage, conservative activists are looking for new ways to use...

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