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Anti-vax referendum push falls short

Anti-vax referendum push falls short

By James Poulos . The drive to restore California’s vaccination exemptions through the state referendum process has failed. At stake was Senate Bill 277, signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown on a wave of concern that “herd immunity” among California children was compromised by a growing anti-vaccination trend. Coauthored by state Sens. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, and Ben Allen, D-Redondo […]

Referendum to Allow Personal Belief Exemption from Mandatory Immunization Program for Schoolchildren

Referendum to Allow Personal Belief Exemption from Mandatory Immunization Program for Schoolchildren

Greetings!  I’m sure you are aware by now that Tim Donnelly has gotten a measure qualified to gather signatures to OVERTURN SB 277 – the mandatory vaccination bill: (15-0035) Referendum to Allow Personal Belief Exemption from Mandatory Immunization Program for Schoolchildren.  Summary Date: 07/13/2015 | Circulation Deadline: 09/28/2015 | Signatures Required: 365,880 Tim Donnelly (760) […]

Referendum threat ties CA bag ban in knots

Referendum threat ties CA bag ban in knots

ACA 6: New Attack on People’s Power

ACA 6: New Attack on People’s Power

    . By Jon Coupal We certainly understand the hostility that professional politicians exhibit against citizens using the tools of direct democracy. The People’s right of initiative, referendum and recall are effective tools to control an indolent or corrupt legislature. The powers of direct democracy are enshrined in the California Constitution for reasons that […]