In the News January 20, 2022

The Washington Post: How grass roots ballot initiatives got caught up in the voting wars

“It's certainly the most ballot measures we've ever seen referred to curtail ballot measure access,” said Kelly Hall, executive director of the liberal Fairness Project, which launched a $5 million effort last year to battle changes to the initiative process. “We have seen one per cycle, basically, and now we've already got six.”

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Media Releases January 18, 2022

Fairness Project and Democracy Forward Support Voters’ Lawsuit Challenging South Dakota Initiative That Weakens Ballot Measures

Sioux Falls, South Dakota – Today, voters in South Dakota filed a lawsuit against Proposed Constitutional Amendment C, alleging that Amendment C violates the state’s constitution. The suit explains that Amendment C is an attempt to aggregate votes by forcing South Dakota voters to cast one vote to decide two distinct issues. The proposed amendment

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