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  • 1 take a ballot — participate in elections, vote …

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  • 2 ballot — n. & v. n. 1 a process of voting, in writing and usu. secret. 2 the total of votes recorded in a ballot. 3 the drawing of lots. 4 a paper or ticket etc. used in voting. v. (balloted, balloting) 1 intr. (usu. foll. by for) a hold a ballot; give a… …

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  • 3 ballot — I. n. 1. Voting ticket, ticket, voting ball. 2. Vote, total vote, number of voters, votes cast. II. v. n. Vote, cast votes, take a vote, take a ballot …

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  • 4 Ballot access — rules, called nomination rules outside the US, regulate the conditions under which a candidate or political party is either entitled to stand for election or to appear on voters ballots. Laws restricting which names may appear on the ballot have… …

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  • 5 Ballot Result — Infobox Album Name = Ballot Result Type = Compilation album Artist = The Minutemen Released = 1987 Recorded = September 1980 November 30, 1985 Genre = Punk Length = 69:06 Label = SST Records Producer = Mike Watt Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5… …

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  • 6 Ballot Act 1872 — In 1872, Gladstone introduced the Ballot Act, which required that British general elections to Parliament and local government election use the secret ballot. Previously employers or land owners were able to use their sway over their employees to …

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  • 7 ballot — / bælət/ noun 1. an election where people vote for someone by marking a cross on a paper with a list of names ● Six names were put forward for three vacancies on the committee so a ballot was held. 2. a selection made by taking papers at random… …

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  • 8 Oregon Ballot Measure 58 (1998) — Ballot Measure 58 was a citizen s initiative that was passed by the voters of the U.S. state of Oregon in the November 1998 General Election. The measure restored the right of adopted adults who were born in Oregon to access their original birth… …

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  • 9 The Ballot or the Bullet — is the name of a public speech by human rights activist Malcolm X. In the speech, which was delivered on April 3, 1964, at Cory Methodist Church in Cleveland, Ohio, [ Malcolm X Speaks , p. 23.] Malcolm advised African Americans to judiciously… …

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  • 10 Oregon Ballot Measure 41 (2006) — Measure 41 Allows income tax deduction equal to Federal exemptions deduction to substitute for state exemption credit. Election results Yes or no …

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  • 11 Oregon Ballot Measure 61 (2008) — Measure 61 Creates mandatory minimum prison sentences for certain theft, identity theft, forgery, drug, and burglary crimes. Election results Yes or no …

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  • 12 Oregon Ballot Measure 43 (2006) — Measure 43 Requires 48 hour notice to unemancipated minor s parents before providing abortion; authorizes lawsuits, physician discipline. Election results Yes or no …

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  • 13 Oregon Ballot Measure 37 (2004) — Oregon Ballot Measure 37 is a controversial land use ballot initiative that passed in the U.S. state of Oregon in 2004 and is now codified as Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS) 195.305. Measure 37 has figured prominently in debates about the rights of …

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  • 14 Oregon Ballot Measure 54 (2008) — Measure 54 Standardizes Voting Eligibility For School Board Elections With Other State And Local Elections. Election results Yes or no Votes …

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  • 15 Oregon Ballot Measure 56 (2008) — Measure 56 Amends Constitution: Provides That May And November Property Tax Elections Are Decided By Majority Of Voters Voting. Election results Yes or no …

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  • 16 Secret ballot — For 2001 Iranian film, see Secret Ballot (film). Part of the Politics series Elections …

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  • 17 Oregon Ballot Measures 37 (2004) and 49 (2007) — Oregon Ballot Measure 37 is a controversial land use ballot initiative that passed in the U.S. state of Oregon in 2004 and is now codified as Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS) 195.305. Measure 37 has figured prominently in debates about the rights of …

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  • 18 Oregon Ballot Measure 58 (2008) — Measure 58 Prohibits teaching public school student in language other than English for more than two years. Election results Yes or no Votes …

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  • 19 Oregon Ballot Measures 46 and 47 (2006) — Oregon ballot measures 46 and 47 were two ballot measures presented as a single package to voters; 46 would have amended the Constitution to allow limitations on campaign financing (heavily favoring popular vote, and requiring a 75% vote for such …

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  • 20 Arizona ballot proposition — A ballot proposition in the state of Arizona refers to any legislation brought before the voters of the state for approval. In common usage, the term generally applies to the method of amending either the state constitution or statutes through… …

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