CA lawmakers OK ban on petition signature payments

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers have approved legislation that they hope will cut down on fraud by the people who collect signatures on ballot petitions. The California Assembly on Thursday approved SB168, which would make it illegal to pay signature gatherers based on the number of signatures they collect. Workers could still be paid a salary or hourly rate. The bill's author ...

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