City accused of using misleading ballot language for ReBuild Houston re-vote


Voters this fall are expected to get a second crack at the ReBuild Houston program because a court ruled that the language that appeared on the ballot when the street and drainage repair plan was approved in 2010 was misleading.
As city council prepares to approve new language for this November’s ballot and formally schedule the election at its Wednesday meeting, the city finds itself in court again over precisely the same issue.
Eight years ago, Houstonians were asked, “Shall the City Charter of the City of Houston be amended to provide for the enhancement, improvement and ongoing renewal... read more

 
15 August 2018 in Politics, Views: 28
Source: Chron
 


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