Greetings, civic-minded Californians! Welcome back to Mad Props, your independent guide to California’s ballot initiatives since 2008. It’s hard to believe we’ve been guiding you through your sample ballots for a whole decade, and we have been deeply heartened by the emails and social media queries this past week asking when the new edition would land. How about RIGHT NOW? Is right now good for you? Good. We’re here.
Our standard boilerplate: If you are new to Mad Props, you might want to read our manifesto, which details our basic belief that we all should vote “no” on any given proposition unless it’s clear the new law has a real shot at improving our lives. With that as our framework, here’s how you should vote on the props this November — or you’re part of the problem! read more about 2018 General Election Edition »