Confusion helped defeat Kansas pro-life amendment

With over 95 percent of ballots counted as of Wednesday afternoon, Kansas voters defeated the Value Them Both amendment by about 59 percent to 41 percent in the Aug. 2 referendum. But why did it fail? Largely because an onslaught of misinformation from radical left organizations that spent millions to spread lies about the amendment.
 

 

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