Ballot Initiatives

Participating from Colorado, Jennie Bowser provided an overview of the role and history of ballot initiatives as well as those on the… read more

Participating from Colorado, Jennie Bowser provided an overview of the role and history of ballot initiatives as well as those on the ballot in the November elections. She provided background in initiatives dealing with gay rights, medical malpractice and measure that affect business. Ms. Bowser also responded to questions and comments from viewers.

Participating by telephone from Maine, Tim Russell and Ted O’Meara spoke about Question 1 on the Ballot. It asks residents of Maine if they want to reject a law passed by the State legislature that would extend civil rights protections to all people regardless of sexual orientation. Mr. Russell participated from Augusta, while Mr. O’Meara telephoned from Portland.

Participating by telephone from California, Mindy Spatt and Stan Pellissier spoke about Proposition 80. If approved, it would impose new regulations on the electric service providers in California. Ms. Spratt participated from San Francisco, while Mr. Pellissier telephoned from Sacramento. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

Series

More Videos From

Open Phones

More Videos
More information about

Ballot Initiatives

106 Views
Program ID:
189433-4
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 31, 2005

Airing Details

  • Oct 31, 2005 | 9:07am EST | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Ballot Initiatives

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:55:04
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Request Download
  • MP4 video - Low
    Request Download
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:55:04
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video