Medical marijuana, which is already legal in half of USA states, is on the ballot in four more: Arkansas, Florida, Montana, and North Dakota. If "yes" votes prevail across the board, more than 23 percent of the USA population will live in states where recreational pot is legal.
Data tracking firm Political Data Inc.is reporting about 5 million people by Monday had already cast ballots in early voting. This time it's the polarizing contest between Republican Donald Trump - whose running mate is Gov. The early white vote increased from 67.4 percent in 2012 to 70.7 percent in 2016. We have also seen lower turnout in the liberal bastions of Franklin, Hamilton, and Summit counties.
In 1969, 12 percent of Americans supported legalizing marijuana. With nearly half of the votes being counted in North Dakota , Measure 5 has a commanding 22% lead. Issue No. 3 removes the 5 percent limitation on the amount of bonds the state may issue for economic development projects with the intention of creating more jobs in Arkansas .
Markets hate uncertainty - and many investors believe Donald Trump's unpredictable nature and anti-trade stance could bring lots of global uncertainty if he wins the presidency. Federal Reserve to raise interest rates at its December policy meeting, after being on hold since hiking rates in December 2015. The stock market in Mexico fell more than 2 percent.
The judge described the case as one of the "bureaucratic squabbles" over the apportionment of responsibility for health services which were an inevitable outcome of the Lansley reforms which altered the way the NHS works in England. "The Court of Appeal commented specifically that NHS England should have an internal mechanism to resolve such disputes, and we very much hope this is taken on board".
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) probably will achieve EPS of $2.95 in next year. The company reported the earnings of $0.77/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.65/share. The biopharmaceutical company reported $0.77 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.12. The company has market value of $22.97B.
As of press time, Clinton is leading in the popular vote total over Trump with 47.7 percent compared to his 47.5 percent, with 98 percent of the nation's precincts reporting. Former Gov. Ed Rendell, who won statewide elections in 2002 and 2006, noted that the southwest county of Westmoreland - one place where Clinton did more poorly than even Obama - had been trending away from the Democratic Party for years.
Donald Trump will nominate one Supreme Court justice and possibly four given the ages of Justices Ginsburg (83), Kennedy (80), and Breyer (78). Being able to push through conservative nominees that will approve his agenda measures and rule on law and precedent in a manner that satisfies his extreme conservative ideas means the very law of our land can be negatively impacted.
When Reno decided talks had broken down that April, she ordered an early morning raid by federal agents who seized the boy, enraging Miami's Cuban-American community. The National Parkinson Foundation is dedicating its annual walk in downtown Miami to former Attorney General Janet Reno , who died of complications from the disease Monday.
I congratulate Donald Trump on his election as the next President of the United States. Asked if she would now seek more funding for Germany's military, Defence Minister Ursula von derv Leyden told Reuters: "I have to make it clear (to German lawmakers) what our posture is, what we need and that is the right way to proceed".
Conservative MP Michelle Rempel, who toured parts of the US with Cullen, said watching the tone of the debates made her proud of Canadian politics, but added this country is not immune to the polarizing issues that helped decide the American election.
The numbers are hardly startling, considering that more than 105 million people voted in the 2000 presidential election. The state's voter registration system went down at 2:47 p.m. Marijuana is on the ballot in some Colorado jurisdictions. Democrats were quicker to cast their ballots this year but Republicans have overtaken them.
In Nevada , legalization was ahead 54 per cent to 46 per cent with almost half of precincts reporting. Arizona is the only state where it failed and that has supporters doing some Monday morning quarterbacking. Since Colorado legalized recreational pot in 2014, the state has seen growth in its tourism. Check this page throughout the night for updates. Voters there approved a measure that will outlaw possession of large-capacity ammunition magazines, require permits to buy ammunition and ...
Skjod said the pulling together a group of health professionals to determine which medical disorders should qualify patients to receive cards authorizing them to buy marijuana. Arkansas has underscored its position as a deeply red state as voters delivered its six electoral votes to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, but at the same time handed medical marijuana advocates their first Bible Belt victory by legalizing the drug for some patients.
He is due to grace the red carpet once again on Wednesday night (09Nov16) to attend the premiere of his new World War II movie, Allied, which also stars French actress Marion Cotillard. "Angelina said from the beginning that she felt she had to take action for the health of the family and is relieved that after their 8-week involvement, the DCFS is now satisfied the safeguards are put in place that will allow the children to heal", a representative for Jolie said in a statement.
Voters who live within the Brush School District Re-2J had to decide how much more of their money they were willing give to support the local schools. Port Clinton residents approved a 1.9-mill renewal levy for fire services and operations, with 82 percent of voters casting "yes" votes. In a close election, 2,986 votes were cast against the levy and 2,890 votes were cast for the levy.
Alex Ferguson would only do it if he felt it was what was required to improve fortunes, and all those associated with Manchester United must hope Jose Mourinho knows what he's doing. Having worked closely with him during his time with the England youth setup . "I don't know Chris well but that wouldn't be my impression, having worked with him", he told United Kingdom media.
Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel said the decision to devalidate 500/1,000 currency notes was taken at an opportune moment as one can exchange the old notes with new ones. It is also revealed that the RBI will keep a strict vigil and record of those coming to deposit the bank notes via CCTV and video footage. To a question, Das said the matter was in under consultation and internal discussions in the government for "very long time".
Our democratic voting system has brought our government some great leaders as we can see in reviewing our national history. Clarke said her group received reports of "yelling, people using megaphones aggressively". Trump, meanwhile, filed a lawsuit in Nevada accusing a county clerk of keeping polls open too late on the last day of early voting. In Lebanon County in Pennsylvania , voters have encountered some issues with electronic machines at polling places, according to the ...
Pacific Coast and its first toehold in New England. Jim Borghesani of the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol said that if they don't win the vote, they're not giving up the fight. Cannabis remains an illegal drug under U.S. federal law but has grown in popularity in recent years and is the country's most popular illicit drug of choice, according to the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use.
At 2.5, we're not going to be too quick to move the number. "We'll get back into our rhythm, we'll get back into our routine - what we do each week to clean up the game and get our eyes forward". "We're so dynamic it's insane", Bryant said. "That's the beauty of football, especially in the NFL". Justin Tucker remained ideal, hitting on field goals from 49 and 42 yards to improve to 20-for-20 the season.
There is no timeline set for when the official victor will be announced. But the state's status was clearly at risk, given the amount of attention Clinton and Trump gave Michigan Monday - an indication that neither candidate wanted to give ground.
This could be detrimental to the Trump campaign, as Clinton is also holding ground in states won by Obama. But it is certainly worth noting that each engaged in extensive and carefully coordinated voter suppression in the years preceding the election.
What gives him "real concern" is Trump. "Everywhere medical marijuana makes its entrance, the effort to legalize it for recreational use soon follows". At a rally last week, Trump seemed to soften from a harder stance he'd previously taken. They complained that legalization would endanger children and open the door to creation of another huge industry that, like big tobacco, would be devoted to selling Americans an unhealthy drug.
The results were startling to Clinton and her aides, who had ended their campaign with a whirlwind tour of battleground states and had projected optimism that she would maintain the diverse coalition assembled by President Barack Obama in the past two elections.
The Coloradoan's news partners 9News KUSA called the race shortly after 8 p.m. The proposition, called Amendment 69, would have created one of the most dramatic overhauls to a public healthcare system in U.S. Estimates also varied about whether Coloradans would pay more or less for health coverage under ColoradoCare than they now do. Employees would have had a payroll tax of about 3 percent.
This is so important to me. "She congratulated us on our victory and I congratulated her and her family on a very hard-fought campaign". Although the campaign is over, Trump said, "our work on this movement is now really just beginning".
Nationalist MP Vladimir Zhirinovsky, who has proposed building a border wall and banning Muslims from entering Russian Federation after hearing Mr Trump, said: "Time for Grandma Hillary to rest", according to quotes on state-run news agency Ria Novosti .
MA voters passed a major ballot question in Tuesday's election. Home grows are limited to six plants, and adults 21 years and older will be allowed to possess one ounce of marijuana flower, or up to eight grams of concentrates. California Police Chiefs Association President Ken Corney said his organization was disappointed the proposition passed and would look for "legislative solutions" to what they see as flaws in the measure like "lack of prosecutorial tools for driving under the ...
While waiting for the results, supporters at the Trump rally shouted, "lock her up, lock her up". "She has lived an extraordinary life of public service". His account did look different Wednesday: His Twitter profile now identifies him as "president-elect of the United States". President Obama then called for unity.
Moments after Laurent Ciman's header was ruled off for offside, Carrasco fired Belgium back on level terms with a deflected strike from 25-yards out. Both managers fielded strong sides with Chelsea's Eden Hazard the captain for Belgium while Tottenham's Jan Vertonghen and Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne were also picked.
During the 2016 presidential campaign, Ryan and Trump disagreed on several policy issues. They will recess again for Thanksgiving the following week. "Look at it this way", said Ryan . "We had great conversations about on how we'll work together", Ryan replied. But Trump has so far been noncommittal whether he will support Paul Ryan remaining Speaker and many of Trump's top supporters such as Sean Hannity have been irate at Ryan's behavior during the campaign.
In ATS trends, the Blazers are 4-1 ATS in their last five road games and 2-5 ATS in their last seven games against a team above.600, while the Clippers are 7-1 ATS in their last eight games overall and 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games.
Fen Hampson, the head of the global security program at the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Waterloo, Ont., said Trump's success was reminiscent of the "Berlusconi effect", a reference to the former Italian leader Sylvio Berlusconi.
Almost 7 in 10 voters said they did not consider Clinton to be honest, and about the same number said the same for Trump. There are also potentially more Hispanic voters, with 12 percent showing up versus the 8 percent we saw in our last likely voter poll.