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Election Date:
November 08, 2016

Kitsap County, WA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Pass, 51%-49%

Kitsap voters will decide on a 0.3 percent sales tax increase this November to fund a fast commuter ferry, overseen by Kitsap Transit, to Seattle.  Startup costs to buy vessels, launch the routes, and set up terminals is estimated at $48.4 million, 52 percent of which would be covered by the sales tax.

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%