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Stories with subject: Recall elections
  • Oregon House asks voters for authority to impeach governor 
    Updated: May-19-15 6:41 pm

    SALEM, Oregon - Oregon voters may be deciding whether state legislators should have power to impeach the governor and other elected officials from the executive branch after the state House approved a resolution Tuesday sending a proposed constitutional amendment to the ballot in 2016.

  • Effort to recall GOP Assembly Speaker Hambrick falls short 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 7:58 pm

    CARSON CITY, Nevada - A preliminary count shows an effort to recall Republican Nevada Assembly Speaker John Hambrick has fallen far short of the number of signatures needed to trigger a special election.

  • As theater shooting trial opens, gun debate dwindles 
    Updated: Apr-25-15 11:29 am

    DENVER - When a gunman opened fire inside a packed movie theater in July 2012, killing 12 and injuring 70, it did more than spread fear and heartbreak across the Denver suburbs. It helped revive the national debate over gun control.