In November 1997, when Oregon voters reaffirmed their support for doctor-assisted suicide, some commentators called it a turning point for the "right to die" movement. But the lopsided defeat of a similar proposal in Michigan is a better barometer: in general, assisted suicide continues to fare badly in the political arena.
Kamisar, Yale. "Why Did Voters Reject Michigan's Physician-Assisted Suicide Initiative?" Law Quad. Notes 42, no. 1 (1999): 43.