Court: Oregon Attorney General must rewrite ‘misleading’ pension ballot measure

Julie Parrish, a former Republican legislator, contends agency officials deliberately drafted the measure in a way that would confuse voters and make them less likely to support it.

Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum must redraft the misleading title and explanation that her agency wrote for a proposed ballot measure that seeks to prohibit government employers from taking on any new pension debt, the Oregon Supreme Court ordered this week.

Source: Court: Oregon Attorney General must rewrite ‘misleading’ pension ballot measure