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<strong><span style="color: #069;">AMENDMENT 1: Property rights for aliens <br>
</span></strong>  QUESTION: Constitutional Amendment #1 that will appear on the November general election ballot is titled Declaration of Rights. This amendment proposes to delete provisions authorizing the Legislature to regulate or prohibit the ownership, inheritance, disposition, and possession of real property by aliens ineligible for citizenship.<br><br></td>
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    <td><span style="font-weight: bold; color:#FFF;"> State </span></td>
    <td><span style="font-weight: bold; color:#FFF;">Men</span></td>
    <td><span style="font-weight: bold; color:#FFF;">Women</span></td>
    <td><span style="font-weight: bold; color:#FFF;">Dem</span></td>
    <td><span style="font-weight: bold; color:#FFF;">Rep</span></td>
    <td><span style="font-weight: bold; color:#FFF;">Ind</span></td>
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    <td><strong> Yes </strong></td>
    <td>37%</td>
    <td> 36% </td>
    <td>38%</td>
    <td> 33% </td>
    <td>44%</td>
    <td> 33% </td>
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    <td><strong>No</strong></td>
    <td>33%</td>
    <td> 35% </td>
    <td>31%</td>
    <td> 38% </td>
    <td>29%</td>
    <td> 30% </td>
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    <td><strong>Undecided</strong></td>
    <td>30%</td>
    <td> 29% </td>
    <td>31%</td>
    <td> 29% </td>
    <td>27%</td>
    <td>37%</td>
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    <td colspan="7">The amendment will require approval from 60% of state voters in order to become law.  While the current support level is below that threshold, historical trends suggest it will pass.  In other ballot amendment and initiative votes on gay rights issues taken in other states, &quot;undecided&quot; voters have generally broken strongly in the direction of the &quot;politically incorrect/anti-gay&quot; position.</td>
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( October 8, 2008 )

AMENDMENT 1: Property rights for aliens
QUESTION: Constitutional Amendment #1 that will appear on the November general election ballot is titled Declaration of Rights. This amendment proposes to delete provisions authorizing the Legislature to regulate or prohibit the ownership, inheritance, disposition, and possession of real property by aliens ineligible for citizenship.

  State Men Women Dem Rep Ind
Yes 37% 36% 38% 33% 44% 33%
No 33% 35% 31% 38% 29% 30%
Undecided 30% 29% 31% 29% 27% 37%
The amendment will require approval from 60% of state voters in order to become law. While the current support level is below that threshold, historical trends suggest it will pass. In other ballot amendment and initiative votes on gay rights issues taken in other states, "undecided" voters have generally broken strongly in the direction of the "politically incorrect/anti-gay" position.

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