Measure

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Measure - Other
... Measure (data warehouse), a property on which calculations can be made using precomputed aggregates Measure (typography), in typography refers to the width of a block or column of text ...
Oregon Citizens Alliance - Legislative Activism
... In 1988 the group sponsored Measure 8, an initiative that repealed Governor Neil Goldschmidt's executive order banning discrimination based on sexual orientation in the executive branch of state government ... The measure not only repealed the executive order, but also put a statute on the books that prohibited any job protection for gay people in state government ... The measure was approved by the voters, 52.7 percent to 47.3 percent ...
The Last Full Measure (novel)
... The Last Full Measure (published May 19, 1998, by Ballantine Books ISBN 0-345-40491-2) is the sequel to The Killer Angels and Gods and Generals ... The Last Full Measure (and Gods and Generals) was written by Jeffrey Shaara after his father, Michael Shaara, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Killer Angels died in 1988 ... two books in the series, The Last Full Measure takes the reader inside the minds of several of the most important officers of the Union and Confederate Armies as they regroup after Gettysburg and march on into the ...
Oregon Ballot Measures 37 (2004) And 49 (2007) - Political Context - Oregon
... The strong 2004 passage (61%) of Measure 37 is considered a political backlash to that legacy of regulation, and follows several other unsuccessful efforts to ... Oregon Ballot Measure 7 (2000) was similar to Measure 37 ... Measure 39, which passed in 2006, restricted the use of eminent domain ...
Oregon Ballot Measures 37 (2004) And 49 (2007)
... Oregon Ballot Measure 37 is a controversial land-use ballot initiative that passed in the U.S ... Measure 37 has figured prominently in debates about the rights of property owners versus the public's right to enforce environmental and other land use regulations ... Voters passed Measure 49 in 2007, substantially reducing the impact of Measure 37 ...

Famous quotes containing the word measure:

    Cowardice and courage are never without a measure of affectation. Nor is love. Feelings are never true. They play with their mirrors.
    Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)

    The Obedience of Children to their Parents is the Basis of all Government, and set forth as the measure of that Obedience which we owe to those whom Providence hath placed over us.
    Joseph Addison (1672–1719)

    REASON, is half of it, SENSE; and the measure of heaven itself is but the measure of our present appetites and concoctions.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)