Conservatives Have Not Cornered the Market on Ballot Initiatives

Wilfore, Kristina
October 2004
Campaigns & Elections (1996);Oct/Nov2004, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p34
Focuses on the impact of ballot initiatives on political candidates in the 2004 U.S. election. Increase in voter turnout; Advantage of constitutional amendments banning same-sex marriage to Republican candidates; Ballot initiatives that benefit Democratic candidates.


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