Election 2022: Measures
October 19, 2022
Sweet Home-area voters will be asked to make choices on four statewide measures and one local initiative in the Nov. 8 election. Following is a summary of each.
Measure 111 – Affordable Healthcare
Measure 111 would add a section to the Oregon Constitution establishing a right to “cost-effective, clinically appropriate and affordable health care as a fundamental right” for every Oregon resident.
The amendment would require the state to balance the obligation of ensuring a right to healthcare against funding public schools and other essential public services. The amendment also states...