Friday, July 15, 2016
Massachusetts: Lawrence Councilors propose tightening recall law
After a number of recall attempts in Lawrence, two City Councilors are looking to increase the initial petition requirement to 250 from 100 signatures (that is just to start the process. The proposal would also raise the signatures needed to get on the ballot from 15% to 30% of total registered voters. They also note that Boston needs 50%. I wasn't aware that Boston had a recall law.