The Fine Print on the Ballot by Gotham Gazette Staff, Nov 07, 2005 Twitter An Overview of the Four Ballot Questions A guide to all four questions on the November ballot. More... Question 1: Amending the State Budget Process Should the state budget process be amended to give more power to the State Legislature? -Overview of Question 1 -Transcript of a forum on Question 1 -Vote Yes by Megan Quattlebaum and Blair Horner -Vote No by Gerald Benjamin and Charles Brecher Question 2: The Transportation Bond Act Should the state borrow $2.9 billion to fund mass transit and road improvements? - Overview by Bruce Schaller - Vote Yes by Jeremy Soffin - Vote No by Nicole Gelinas Question 3: Ethics Code for Hearing Officers Should the mayor create an ethics code for administrative judges? -Overview by Joshua Brustein -Vote Yes by Peter J. Kiernan -Vote No by Richard N. Gottfried Question 4: Adding financial management requirements to the City Charter. Should the city add fiscal controls to the City Charter to ensure a balanced budget?-Overview of Question 4 -The Fiscal Crisis After 30 Years by Joshua BrusteinÂ Tweet Editor's Choice With a Smirk, Bharara Diagnoses New York Corruption Problem Public Conversation on New Veterans Department Begins The Evolving Definition of Transparency Comments Comment(s) The comments section is provided as a free service to our readers. Gotham Gazette's editors reserve the right to delete any comments. Some reasons why comments might get deleted: inappropriate or offensive content, off-topic remarks or spam.