Massachusetts hospitals and the state’s top nurses’ union are facing off over a ballot question that would set nurse-patient ratios.
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The state Supreme Judicial Court has ruled in favor of medical marijuana opponents who say the likely November ballot question on the issue is misleading.
Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley has moved to dismiss a petition to the state’s highest court by a group that opposes a proposed ballot question that would legalize medical marijuana.
Unions, industry-backed organizations and other advocacy groups spent more than $9 million trying to sway voters on the state’s three ballot questions last year. The total falls short of the record $16.1 million set in 1992 when four questions were decided.
Massachusetts voters say “yes” to repealing the alcohol tax.
Massachusetts voters have rejected Question Two, which would have kept the state’s main affordable housing law intact.
The state’s hospitals, insurers and community health centers are opposing a ballot question that would repeal the state’s sales tax on alcohol.
A Boston Globe Poll finds a deep divison among voters on Question 3 of the November ballot, which calls for a rollback of the s state sales tax from 6.25% to 3 %. 46 % […]
A fiscal watchdog group says that if voters support a ballot question to reduce Massachusetts’ sales tax from 6.25 percent to 3 percent, a wide swath of state programs will see cuts of almost 30 […]