BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea looks at Question 2, the expansion of the bottle bill. Originally broadcast October 26th, 2014.
Ballot Question 2 raises the question of whether expanding the state’s beverage container law would result in less litter and more people recycling.
Next month, voters will decide whether to expand the bottle deposit law.
Supermarket chains are launching a television ad to try to persuade voters to reject a ballot question to expand Massachusetts’ bottle deposit law.
Supporters of a ballot question that would legalize physician-assisted suicide for the terminally ill in Massachusetts have conceded defeat, even though the vote is too close to call.
Money from across the country is pouring into Massachusetts aimed at influencing the controversial so-called ‘right to die’ ballot question.
Massachusetts voters have rejected Question Two, which would have kept the state’s main affordable housing law intact.
Critics of the state’s affordable housing law want to completely scrap it with Question 2 on the Nov. 2 ballot.