‘Measure 1 will mandate in very strict terms how, and if, North Dakotans get pregnant, how we care for our children, how we care for our elderly or sick family members, and what services can be provided to support all of these stages of our lives.’
To read Senator Heitkamp’s full letter click here.
FINAL ELECTION RESULTS
North Dakotans Soundly Reject Measure 1: 64% no, 36% yes
Voters sent a clear message that they do not want government intervening in their private medical decisions – from pregnancy, to infertility care, to end-of-life care.
And, with the unseating of the primary sponsor of Measure 1, voters also sent a message that they will hold legislators accountable if they advance extreme legislation like Measure 1.