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Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

(1170 votes)
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2501 votes

On January 1, 2018, a new Suffolk County law will go into effect, charging a five-cent fee for plastic and paper carryout bags, at a variety of retail stores. Those in support of the fee believe it will protect the environment. Those against view it as a tax that will hurt local businesses. Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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Legislature

Mentally Ill

(393 votes)
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43.96%
(501 votes)
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56.04%
894 votes

Raise the budget for the mentally ill. There is no real help in Nassau. It will reduce crime by 100%. The doctors will tell you there funding is a joke. It will also take pressure off our court .

RED LIGHT CAMERAS

(415 votes)
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47.98%
(450 votes)
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52.02%
865 votes

Take down all the red light cameras in Nassau, and take all the surcharges off all tickets. How many times do you have to pay for the same ticket.

helmet law

(381 votes)
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45.79%
(451 votes)
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54.21%
832 votes

motorcycle riders don't want a helmet law if you ride a motorcycle you have the right to choose . Live free or die.

Stop all voter communications by mail from Nassau Legislators 90 days before an election

(410 votes)
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45.61%
(489 votes)
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54.39%
899 votes

Many of the mail pieces are being used for self promotion at the taxpayer's expense and provide little important information.

Stop the robocalls!

(433 votes)
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41.08%
(621 votes)
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58.92%
1054 votes

They are a disruptive public nuisance. Pass legislation for unsolicited robocalls to receive a dollar a call fine and they will soon cease to exist.