Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano last week denounced a proposed ballot measure that would make it harder for voters to pass statewide initiatives on tax hikes and fees or mandate state spending. The measure would change the requirement from a simple majority of those voting in the election to a majority of registered voters in the state.

Napolitano said at her weekly press briefing with reporters that the so-called Majority Rule proposal is “misguided and wrong.” She said it would make it too difficult to pass future tax or spending initiatives.

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