PROPOSITION 73 BLUE BOOK WRITTEN IN CLASS FOR 25 POINTS (B)

Wednesday, November 2, 2005, 9:35 a.m. class

Thursday, November 3, 2005, 3:25 p.m. class

 

 

 

            QUESTION:  What is the political story behind Proposition 73

             on the November 8  ballot, and what will be the results of the vote?

 

 

 

DIRECTIONS:  write one continuous essay in paragraph form without headings or subheadings that answers the question above in a small blue book.  Use blue or black ink on one side of as many pages as possible.

 

Write as many paragraphs as possible in the 30 minutes you are given to write without leaving the room.

 

You will write without materials in front of you.

 

 

SCORING: 

 

  5  points for answering the question and following the directions above

10  points for the individuals, political parties, interest groups, campaign groups,

      demographic groups and media favoring the proposition and their tactics

10  points for the individuals, political parties, interest groups, campaign groups,

      demographic groups and media opposing the proposition and their tactics

 

SOURCES:

 

a.  http://www.igs.berkeley.edu/library/htBallotRec2005NOV.html

b.  http://www.igs.berkeley.edu/library/htSpecialElection2005.html

c.  http://www.igs.berkeley.edu/library/htParentalNotification.html#Topic10

d.  http://www.usc-cpi.org/

e.  http://www.lao.ca.gov/ballot_source/Propositions.aspx

f.  http://www.voterguide.ss.ca.gov/

g. http://www.voterguide.ss.ca.gov/ballot_measure_summary.shtml

h. http://cal-access.ss.ca.gov/Campaign/Measures/

i.  http://healthvote.org/73/moneywatch.php?pid=73&sid=3

j.  http://www.lahc.edu/library/databases.htm