Featured Post November 3, 2022

“It is harder and harder for conservative politicians to stand behind the idea that the A.C.A. is just one lawsuit away from being repealed or overturned,” said Kelly Hall, the executive director of the Fairness Project, a national nonprofit that is behind the “Yes on D” campaign.

In the News November 27, 2022

Bloomberg: Where Abortion Will Be on the Ballot in 2024

Kelly Hall, the Fairness Project’s executive director, acknowledges that there may be “coattail effects” from ballot measures that benefit Democratic candidates in 2024. But she also makes clear that the priority is protecting abortion rights: “Our view is let’s not let the tail wag the dog,” she says.

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In the News November 21, 2022

Vanity Fair: Republicans Lost Big on Abortion Ballot Measures. Now They’re Trying to Change the Rules

The Fairness Project, an organization that backs progressive ballot measures, was quick to condemn the effort. “Let’s be clear about what this announcement means: Ohio Republicans are planning a power grab next year in order to diminish voters’ power at the ballot box,” executive director Kelly Hall said in a statement.

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In the News November 18, 2022

Jezebel: Ohio Republicans Want to Make Ballot Measures Harder to Pass, Because Abortion Is Popular

The Fairness Project, a group that supports ballot measures to advance economic and social justice, slammed the proposal. “Let’s be clear about what this announcement means: Ohio Republicans are planning a power grab next year in order to diminish voters’ power at the ballot box,” Executive Director Kelly Hall said in a statement.

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In the News November 18, 2022

Fast Company: Ballot measures helped get progressive policies passed this year—but they could come under attack

With control of Congress now split, a divided Washington means state ballot measures will be an even more important path for political action, says Kelly Hall, executive director of the Fairness Project, an organization that uses ballot measures to support economic and social justice.

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Media Releases November 17, 2022

BREAKING: Ohio Secretary of State Announces Effort to Undermine Ballot Measure Process and Direct Democracy in Buckeye State

Let’s be clear about what this announcement means: Ohio Republicans are planning a power grab next year in order to diminish voters’ power at the ballot box. They know voters don’t agree with them on the issues, so they are changing the rules of the game.

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