Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 08, 2016

Santa Clara County, CA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Pass, 71% - 29%

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) has approved placing a 30 year, half-cent sales tax to fund transportation, including BART expansion on the November ballot.  Recently, city leaders decided to scale back a plan to add toll lanes to Highway 85 and instead put the $350 million to transit.

2017 Results
12
States
17 Measures

Win: 15
Loss:  2

Success Rate: 88%

2016 Results
23 States
77 Measures

Win: 55
Loss: 22

 

Success Rate: 71%

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2015 Results
10 States
34 Measures

Win: 23
Loss: 11

Success Rate: 68%

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2014 Results YTD
18 States
61 Measures

Win: 42
Loss: 19

Success Rate: 69%

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2013 Results
8 States
15 Measures

Win: 11
Loss: 4

Success Rate: 73%