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Election Date:
November 04, 2008

Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, CA

Type: Property Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Passed, 72% - 28%

Amount of funding at stake: $7 million annually. Property owners in Alameda and Contra Costa counties will vote on whether to double their parcel tax to $48 a year to fund AC Transit bus service, under a proposal endorsed by the transit agency's governing board. The tax increase was recommended by AC Transit administrators as an alternative to raising fares.

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%