How a Controversial New Initiative in Seattle Could Change Local Elections

How a Controversial New Initiative in Seattle Could Change Local ElectionsSeattle residents are voting today on a controversial initiative that promises to take big money out of city elections –- and all with a handful of paper vouchers. Known as the ‘Honest Elections Initiative’ or I-122, the program would give each registered voter four “democracy vouchers” that they could use to help fund local campaigns. Seattle would be the first city in the nation to enact a democracy vouchers program if I-122 passes today.

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