But the question is, in a county where fear and stereotype of “pit bulls” and their owners runs rampant (courtesy of the breed ban), will voters want to repeal the breed ban? County commissioners think they won’t. We suggest a hard-hitting PR campaign, starting now.
Jamie Buehrle Speaks for Pit Bulls, Finds Receptive Audience at County Commission
Miami-Dade Commissioners voted 3-1 to allow the ordinance banning pit bulls to go before voters
By Betty Yu | Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012
[...] She found support from the majority of commissioners. They voted 3-1 to allow the 1989 ordinance banning pit bulls to go before voters on the August election ballot. [...]
Commissioner Barbara Jordan was the only one to vote against letting the voter decide. [...]
The ballot question will go before voters on August 14 in the Miami-Dade County primary.
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