Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
February 05, 2008

St. Joseph, MO

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Passed, 70% - 30%

To avoid transit service reduction, the city council voted to place a measure to increase the city's sales tax on the primary ballot in February. The measure would increase the current sales tax of 0.15 percent to 0.44 percent.

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%