Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 06, 2012

Los Angeles County, CA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Failed, 65.66%-34.34% (66.67% required for approval)

A 30-year extension of a half-cent sales tax. Measure R was first approved by voters in 2008 as a 30-year tax. If approved, this would extend the expiration date from 2039 to 2069. An extension would provide more guaranteed revenue that could be used to finish current projects more quickly.