11 Proposed Amendments Made ComprehensibleOct 23rd, 2012 | By Staff | Category: Front Page
By Lazaro Aleman
Special from ECB Publishing, Inc.
Chances are most citizens are aware by now that the Florida Legislature has placed 11 proposed constitutional amendments on the ballot for the Nov. 6 general election.
Chances are also that the average citizen will have difficulty understanding the intent of the amendments, given the legal language that comprises the text of each.
At the least, the average citizen may find it difficult to decipher what exactly a yes or a no vote will accomplish, in terms of expressing the voter’s particular preference on the issue.