Question 1 Raises Issues on “Right to Repair”

Massachusetts voters are questioning the “Right to Repair” initiative which is in some ways a recycling of a House measure that became law in August. The law requires auto manufacturers to make diagnostic information accessible to consumers …

Students Tie Vote to Future Prospects

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As students in the Boston area go to the polls, some say they’re casting their vote to ensure that their generation has a say in shaping the future, and that despite a lack of enthusiasm among students that marked the 2008 election, it’s too …

Interactive Map: Voter Turnout

A recent Gallup poll suggests voter turnout for the 2012 presidential election will be somewhere in the middle of the higher percentages seen in 2004 and 2008 and the lower percentages seen in 1996 and 2000. For a look back at how Americans have voted historically, explore this map. View

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Confusion Reigns With Question No. 1

BOSTON— Voters have been getting mixed messages on whether they should vote for Question 1 — the right-to-repair bill — on the Nov. 6 ballot. Earlier this fall, a coalition of auto repair shops that placed the question on the ballot joined with auto …