Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 04, 2008

Washoe County, NV

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Failed, 38% - 62%

In November, voters will decide whether to increase the sales tax by 1/8 of a cent for operation and maintenance of the public transit system. Unless this additional funding is approved, existing transit service will likely be cut by about 20%. Amount of funding at stake on ballot: $30 million annually.

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%