Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 03, 2009

Statewide, ME

Type: Bond

Outcome: Win

Results: 65%-35%

Maine voters statewide approved a $71.25 million bond to support a variety of transportation investments and to help Maine leverage more than $148 million in matching funds from federal, local and private sources. Funding in this bond would be divided amongst various transportation needs, including $55 million for highway and bridge investment, $4 million for rail investments, including $2 million for a new Critical Rail Corridors Program, and $400,000 for investment in an intermodal transportation facility. The remainder of the funds would be for aviation, port and ferry improvements.

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%