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LAist on the Propositions and Other Voter Guides

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Whether you're sitting in front of your absentee ballot or you're readying yourself for voting in person on November, you're looking at national and local elections as well as a slew of California ballot propositions -- 12 to be exact. Well, over the course of this election cycle, LAist writers have posted about 10 of the 12 propositions. We present to you our posts on each proposition, for a more empowered decision on your part. In addition, we provide links to several voter guides put together by California organizations, for your perusal.

  • Proposition 1A -- California High Speed Rail Bond. S.B. 1856.
  • Proposition 2 -- Treatment of Farm Animals. Statute.
  • Proposition 3 -- Childrens' Hospital Bond Act.Grant Program. Initiative Statute.
  • Proposition 4 -- Waiting Period and Parental Notification Before Termination of Minor's Pregnancy. Constitutional Amendment. (third attempt at Proposition 73)
  • Proposition 5 -- Nonviolent Offenders. Sentencing, Parole and Rehabilitation. Statute.