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  WA Referendum 65 - Sexual Orientation Discrimination
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Parents > United States > Washington > Initiatives to the People > 2006 Initiatives > Referendum 65 - Sexual Orientation Discrimination
OfficeReferendum
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open June 07, 2006 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close June 07, 2006 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start June 08, 2006 - 12:00pm
Term End December 31, 9999 - 12:00pm
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedRalphie June 27, 2006 01:03am
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Description ESHB (Engrossed Substitute House Bill) 2661 would add ‘sexual orientation’ to the state’s law against discrimination in employment, housing, credit, insurance and certain contracts. ‘Sexual orientation’ includes heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality and gender expression, identity, appearance and behavior. Should this bill be: Approved or rejected?

The backers of this referendum failed to collect enough signatures to acquire ballot access. They claim to have collected approximately 105,000 signatures (without any having been checked for eligibility requirements) when over 112,000 registered voter signatures were required.
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06/06/2006 06/07/2006
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Failed To Make Ballot ------1
Leaning Call: Failed To Make Ballot (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Failed To Make Ballot (100.00%)
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04/03/2006 04/05/2006

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Name Failed To Make Ballot No Yes  
PartyIndependent NO YES  
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Uncertified Votes1 (100.00%) 0 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1 (-100.00%) -1 (-100.00%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 42.82%-- 46.96%--  
Survey USA 
04/03/06-04/05/06
0.00% -- 39.00% -- 52.00% --
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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jun 05, 2006 08:00pm News 'Darth Eyman' Fails To Turn In Ref. 65 Signatures  Article Ralphie 
May 23, 2006 05:00pm Editorial [WA] Referendum 65: Pass the petition  Article Ralphie 
May 11, 2006 02:00pm Opinion Equal treatment is a basic right [WA Ref. 65]  Article Ralphie 
Apr 27, 2006 07:00pm Blog Entry Eyman’s anti-gay referendum unlikely to qualify for the ballot  Article Ralphie 
Mar 11, 2006 10:00am Legal Ruling Eyman gets go-ahead to fight gay rights law  Article Ralphie 

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