Lakewood Democrat Tami Green and Tacoma Democrat Troy Kelley have pre-filed a bill to fix a gap in how local governments prepare ballot titles.
It emerged last year when supporters of term limits wanted to contest the way Pierce County attorneys had written the statement for a charter amendment extending term limits.
Opponents of Amendment No. 1 thought the statement was argumentative in support of the measure. But by the time they objected, the 10-day period to protest had passed.
Those same opponents said they had complained within 10 days of the deadline for filing the ballot title. But the …