People's Power League

The People’s Power League of Oregon was a progressive organization which advocated for multiple political causes including the initiative and referendum process (“direct legislation”) and citizen recall of elected officials. One of founders of the League was William U’Ren.

[People's power and public taxation.]
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Introductory letter, addition explanation, bill for a law and suggested amendments to the constitution of Oregon
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People's Power League of Oregon respectfully asks your vote for the amendments to the constitution proposed by this organization
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Suggested amendments to the constitution of Oregon and the anti-pass law
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Introductory statement: arguments and suggested amendments to the constitution of Oregon and an anti-pass law for public officers
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., First printed form of the League, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Initiative petitions for constitutional amendments and anti-pass law prepared and circulated by the People's Power League of Oregon
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Initiative and referendum on local, special and municipal laws and parts of laws; constitutional amendment giving cities and towns excusive power to enact and amend their charters; constitutional amendment to allow state printing, binding and printer's compensation to be regulated by law at any time; ; constitutional amendment giving one Legislative assembly power to propose and submit to the people amendments to the constitution, and making it the Governor's duty to proclaim and adoption of amendments, and requiring people's approval before constitutional convention can be called; bill for a law prohibiting free passes and discrimination by public service corporations, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
[Pamphlet issued in 1910, containing Judge McGinn's speech against the assembly plan, arguments for direct primary, proportional representation, railway and highways amendment, and other suggested amendments, with texts of amendments.]
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Introductory statements and draft of suggested amendments to the constitution of Oregon, bill for law instructing ratification people's selection of U.S. senator and Huntley bill for law to prevent corrupt practices and limit candidate's election expenses
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Initiative petitions: measures prepared and circulated by the People's Power League of Oregon: the recall... bill for a law by which the people instruct members of the legislature to elect the candidatefor United States senator who get the highest number
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Introductory letter: draft of suggested amendment to the constitution of Oregon for people's representative government: the short ballot; proportional representation in the legislature of all voters, majority election of governor and other chief officers
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Introductory letter, with draft of proposed constitutional amendment for basing election of representatives on the voters' business occupations, instead of partisan politics, abolition of state senate and subordinating executive department
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We ask your vote for the direct primary nominating election law, no. 302 on the official ballot, for the following reasons [by] [Direct primary nominations league of Oregon]
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