Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 114, Reduction of Gun Violence

Summary Measure 114, the Reduction of Gun Violence Act, makes several changes to Oregon law. First, it closes the “Charleston loophole”: under current law, guns can be bought and sold … Continue reading Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 114, Reduction of Gun Violence

Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 113, Government Accountability

Summary Measure 113 disincentivizes state lawmakers from being absent from the House or Senate floor during legislative sessions. It will prevent legislators from running for reelection at the conclusion of … Continue reading Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 113, Government Accountability

Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 112, Remove Slavery as Punishment

Summary Measure 112 changes language in the Oregon Constitution to remove any loopholes allowing for the use of slavery or involuntary servitude. Section 34 of Oregon’s Constitution currently permits the … Continue reading Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 112, Remove Slavery as Punishment

Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 111, Right to Health Care

Summary Measure 111 would amend the Constitution of Oregon by affirming “access to cost-effective, clinically appropriate and affordable health care as a fundamental right.” Currently, the constitution has no language … Continue reading Fall 2022 VOICE / Voters’ Guide: Measure 111, Right to Health Care