Tag: count my vote

Utah Supreme Court deals a blow to Count My Vote: Election reform initiative won’t be on November’s ballot

This article originally appeared in The Salt Lake Tribune. Read it in its entirety here.  The Utah Supreme Court decided Friday that the Count My Vote initiative will not appear on the Nov. 6 ballot, rejecting arguments that the state’s referendum process is unconstitutionally tilted and unfair. Count My Vote collected more than 132,000 verified

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Press Release: Uncounted Ballots and Rescission Shenanigans Show Poor Process

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2018 UNCOUNTED BALLOTS AND RESCISSION SHENANIGANS SHOW POOR PROCESS Salt Lake City, UT – Following the revelation that over 150 ballot initiative signature packets were missing or otherwise went uncounted a day after clerks were required to have verified signatures and signature rescissions, Josh Kanter, founder and board

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The People of Utah have Their Own Legislative Authority

It’s time for our Legislature to quit being the overbearing parent who feels they always know what’s best. When one thinks of the power to make laws here in Utah, the first thing that comes to mind is normally the Utah Legislature. Understandable, as we elect legislators to the Legislature so they may legislate. However,

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Press Release: Better Utah Responds to Filing

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 10, 2018 CONTACT: Katie Matheson | Alliance for a Better Utah | katie@betterutah.org Salt Lake City, UT – In response to Utah Policy’s report that a new ballot initiative is being filed with the intent to repeal SB 54, the Count My Vote compromise, Chase Thomas, policy and advocacy

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