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    Amendment 11 explained

    GREG FOX IS HERE TO CLEAR IT ALL UP. GREG, THIS IS ANOTHER BUNDLED AMENDMENT. REPORTER THAT WE HAVE SEEN THAT A HANDFUL OF TIMES. SO, IT DOES A FEW DIFFERENT THINGS TO CHANGE THE STATE CONSTITUTION, IF 60% OF VOTERS APPROVE IT. THIS AMENDMENT ENSURES THAT CRIMINAL DEFENDANTS ARE PROSECUTED UNDER THE MOST CURRENT LAWS ON THE BOOKS. IT REMOVES OBSOLETE LANGUAGE ON PROPERTY RIGHTS, AND IT REMOVES OLD HIGH SPEED RAIL LANGUAGE FROM THE CONSTITUTION. VOTING “YES” ALSO ELIMINATES A PORTION OF THE CONSTITUTION THAT CALLED FOR AGAIN THAT HIGH SPEED RAIL. LET’S EXPLAIN THESE FURTHER, STARTING WITH THE PROVISION ON PROSECUTION. CURRENTLY, IF SOMEONE COMMITS A CRIME…

  • Amendment 12: What does it do?
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    Amendment 12: What does it do?

    REPORTER GREG FOX. GREG: AMENDMENT 12 DOES 3 THINGS, ALL OF WHICH MANY APPEAL TO VOTERS WHO BELIEVE THERE’S TOO MUCH ABUSE OF POWER IN ELECTED OFFICES. HERE’S WHAT IT WOULD DO IF 60% OF VOTERS APPROVE. IT WOULD BAN POLITICIANS FROM LOBBYING THEIR FORMER ELECTED OFFICES FOR SIX YEAR AFTER THEIR LAST TERM EXPIRES. IT ALSO WOULD BAN JUDGES FROM LOBBYING THE LEGISLATIVE OR EXECUTIVE BRANCHES FOR SIX YEARS AFTER LEAVING THE BENCH. AND IT WOULD BAN POLITICIANS AND THEIR STAFFS FROM PERSONAL GAINS THROUGH THEIR OFFICIAL POSITIONS. THIS MEASURE WAS PLACED ON THE BALLOT BY THE CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISSION. THE IDEA IS TO PREVENT THE REVOLVING DOOR IN…

  • Amendment 4: Restores felons’ rights
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    Amendment 4: Restores felons’ rights

    >>WE’RE ALL HUMAN, AND WE ALL MAKE MISTAKES. PEOPLE DO CHANGE AND I’M A PRIME EXAMPLE. SUMMER: 28-YEAR-OLD DEMARCUS WOMACK, CONVICTED OF ASSAULT FOR A SHOOTING IN PARRAMORE IN 2010.>>I HAVE A LITTLE KNOWLEDGE ABOUT THE LAW. LIKE THEY TOLD ME THE MURDER CHARGES WOULD DISAPPEAR, AND I WANTED TO GO HOME, SO I SIGNED THEM, NOT KNOWING IT WOULD AFFECT ME IN THE LONG RUN. SUMMER: DURING HIS 30 MONTH STAY IN THE ORANGE COUNTY JAIL, HE LOST HIS GRANDMOTHER WHO RAISED HIM. THAT IS WHEN HE VOWED TO SPEND THE REST OF HIS LIFE TRYING TO BE SOMEONE THEY COULD LOOK DOWN ON AND BE PROUD OF. HIS…

  • Kid President’s Sleepover Under The Declaration of Independence!
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    Kid President’s Sleepover Under The Declaration of Independence!

    Sup friends! Kid President here I’m so excited to talk to you, I got my eyes all crossed Y’all got me like….Oh, my eyelashes… I’m Kid President and I’m on a mission to make the world more awesome.We just added a guitar solo If I saw something awesome, you should just add a guitar solo It’s like…So be sure to add guitar, OK Brad? Yeah! Ding So, you’re my friends and I can tell you this. It’s been a dream of mine to make history HISTORY! I even put it in one of my older videos… “We can’t just study history, we got to make HISTORY!”Uh, I was so young…