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Election Date:
November 08, 2016

Sacramento County, CA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Fail, 66% - 34%

Sacramento County has approved a ½ cent sales tax to improve regional transit and road projects, including expanded bus service and light rail to the airport. This proposed sales tax would be in addition to the half-cent sales tax already in place and would generate an additional $120 million annually for 30 years.  30 percent of the new revenue is slated to go 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%