Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
January 29, 2008

Statewide, FL

Type: Property Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Approved, 64%-36%

Amendment 1 is proposal that was placed on the ballot in October 2007 by the state legislature increases the state's homestead exemption to $50,000 from $25,000. This will translate into a tax break of about $240 year for the average homeowner. If approved, this proposal is projected cut taxes by $9.3 billion over the next five years which will result in reduced funding for government services including transportation.

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%