California, N.D. measures defeated

Two state ballot initiatives of particular interest to agriculture have been defeated.  California’s GMO labeling measure—Proposition 37—was defeated 53 percent to 47 percent. 

In North Dakota, voters handily rejected a measure Tuesday that would have created a felony penalty for malicious cruelty to a dog, cat or horse. The measure was defeated 66 to 34 percent.

 

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