November 7, 2012
by Jerry Votava
Voters passed ballot measures on Tuesday seeking to limit the amount of money that can be directed to political campaigns in Colorado and Montana. The measure in Colorado will amend that state's constitution to declare that the people of the state find that "large campaign contributions to ...[read more]
November 9, 2011
by Jaimie Cremeans
Citizens of Ohio voted Tuesday with a 65 percent majority to pass Proposition 3, an amendment to the Ohio Constitution which mandates that no rule or law can compel people, employers or health care providers in their state to "participate in a health care system." It also holds that "purchase or ...[read more]
May 25, 2008
by Bernard Hibbitts
The leaders of Pakistan's governing Pakistan People's Party presented an anticipated 62-point constitutional amendment package at a news conference Saturday, saying it would be presented to the country's parliament by the end of June. The package- an attempt at a political compromise ... ...[read more]
May 11, 2005
by Jamie Sterling
Egypt's lower house of Parliament overwhelmingly passed an amendment to the Egyptian Constitution Tuesday setting regulations for multi-candidate presidential elections. The upper house had passed the regulations Sunday, which require candidates to be a member of a political party or receive a... ...[read more]
May 9, 2005
by Jamie Sterling
Egypt's upper house of parliament Sunday approved an amendment to the Egyptian Constitution setting regulations for Egypt's first multi-candidate presidential election despite fear in some quarters that the guidelines would exclude serious contenders from running. Egyptians have typically ca... ...[read more]

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