Election 2011 http://kunc.org en UFCW Vows to Continue Fighting for Medical Marijuana http://kunc.org/post/ufcw-vows-continue-fighting-medical-marijuana <p>A proposed ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Fort Collins continues to lead in the polls-- 53 to 47 percent. A <a href="http://www.larimer.org/2011election/">final count </a>is expected after 5 p.m. today. Regardless of the outcome, the state&rsquo;s largest union is already promising to continue its fight to legalize medical marijuana.</p><p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 20:15:17 +0000 Grace Hood 17028 at http://kunc.org UFCW Vows to Continue Fighting for Medical Marijuana Initiative 300: Denver Votes No http://kunc.org/post/initiative-300-denver-votes-no <p>Denver voters were asked to decide if business should be required to offer mandatory sick leave to their workers. Initiative 300 was endorsed by labor unions and restaurant workers &ndash; but not by owners and business interests. And in the end voters overwhelmingly said &ldquo;<em>no</em>&rdquo;. Colorado Public Radio&rsquo;s Eric Whitney has more.</p><p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 05:52:33 +0000 Colorado Public Radio 16986 at http://kunc.org Initiative 300: Denver Votes No Smoke Has Yet To Clear On Question 300 http://kunc.org/post/smoke-has-yet-clear-question-300 <p>Vote counting ended early in Fort Collins Tuesday night due to inclement weather. At 10 pm, Question 300 was leading in the preliminary elections results. That left proponents declaring victory &ndash; and opponents waiting until a final vote count.</p><p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 05:43:29 +0000 Grace Hood 16985 at http://kunc.org Smoke Has Yet To Clear On Question 300 Prop 103 Gets Failing Grade http://kunc.org/post/prop-103-gets-failing-grade <p>Colorado voters overwhelmingly struck down proposition 103 on Tuesday night. The statewide ballot measure would&rsquo;ve temporarily increased sales and income taxes for public education.</p><p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 04:06:45 +0000 Bente Birkeland & Colorado Public Radio 16983 at http://kunc.org Prop 103 Gets Failing Grade 2011 Issues On The Ballot http://kunc.org/post/2011-issues-ballot <p>Colorado voters have just one statewide issue before them tomorrow but voters in cities along the Front Range will be asked to decide several local issues that have created a good deal of controversy.</p><p> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 21:33:16 +0000 Kirk Siegler 16916 at http://kunc.org 2011 Issues On The Ballot