Ballot Measures Deadline has Passed

BallotSALEM, Ore. — The deadline to get initiatives on the November ballot has now passed.

Voters will be asked to choose whether to grant driving privileges to people who can’t prove they’re legally┬áin the U.S. Voters will also need to decide on an equal rights amendment.

Petitions to legalize recreational marijuana and require businesses to label and food products that have genetically modified ingredients are currently being considered. Signatures for both efforts were recently turned in.