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Initiative to Privatize Liquor Sales Petitions Filed

The Washington Secretary of State’s office announced 1-1100 petitions were turned in Wednesday, which makes it the first initiative to turn in signatures. The measure is backed by Costco and other retailers.

The state is recommending petitioners to bring in 300,000 signatures to comfortably meet the 241,153-signature issues need to make it on the ballot. I-1100 backers brought in almost 400,000.

The state’s press release contains other information about other petition drives that brought in high numbers of signatures. You can the release here.

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