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State Senate 31

1. Abortion: The 1973 Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
2. Marriage: The 2015 Obergefell v. Hodges U.S. Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
3. Marijuana: The 2016 proposed ballot measure sponsored by Arkansans for Compassionate Care to legalize medical marijuana.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
4. Taxes: Increasing the motor fuel tax on gasoline and diesel to provide funds for state highway needs.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
5. Guns: Allowing citizens who may legally own a handgun to visibly and openly carry an unconcealed handgun without a permit—also known as "open carry."
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
6. Religious Liberty: Requiring business owners to engage in business activities that violate their religious beliefs.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
7. Education: The Common Core State Standards being implemented in Arkansas' public schools.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
8. Term Limits: Reinstating the 1992 Arkansas Term Limits Amendment that generally prohibits members of the Arkansas Legislature from serving more than 6 years in the Arkansas House and 8 years in the Arkansas Senate.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
9. Civil Liberties: Amending the Arkansas Civil Rights Act of 1993 to add sexual orientation and gender identity to the list of protected classes.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
10. Medicaid Expansion: Continuation of the Arkansas Private Option law passed in 2013 that increased the number of people receiving health insurance through Medicaid by using tax dollars to buy health insurance from private insurance companies under the Affordable Care Act.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.
11. Lottery: Requiring the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery to increase the percentage of proceeds allocated for scholarships to a minimum of 25%.
Joyce Elliott (Democrat)
This elected official is in the middle of a term, and will not be on the ballot.