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NY state lawmaker proposes referendum to block noncitizens from casting ballots

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A state constitutional referendum is being proposed to block noncitizens from casting ballots in New York state. "I don't believe that foreign nationals should be voting in our elections," says the bill's sponsor, Ne...

New Caledonia rejects independence in final vote amid referendum boycott

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The French territory of New Caledonia voted against independence in a referendum on Sunday, provisional results showed, amid a big drop in turnout due to a boycott of the vote by the independence movement. The indige...

McConnell: McAuliffe’s defeat a ‘referendum on the popularity of the Biden administration’

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In an appearance on "The Story" Wednesday afternoon, McConnell, R-Ky., told host Martha MacCallum that Democrats would have likely sustained a far greater defeat had their social spending bill been passed at the time...

Swiss to vote on allowing same-sex marriage in referendum

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Zurich, SwitzerlandVoters in Switzerland, one of the last Western European countries that still bans gay marriage, will decide in a referendum on Sunday whether to allow same-sex couples to get married and adopt chil...

Italy will likely hold a referendum on decriminalizing cannabis next year

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Italy will likely decide whether or not to decriminalize cannabis in a referendum next year, after campaign groups managed to gather the required 500,000 signatures in a week. Popular referendums in Italy can be cal...

Haiti delays constitutional referendum to September

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Port-au-Prince Haiti will hold a constitutional referendum on Sept. 26, the same date as presidential and legislative elections, authorities said, after postponing the date twice in part because of the pandemic, an o...