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Election Date:
March 04, 2008

Summit County, OH

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Passed, 52% - 48%

If approved by voters, collection of the 0.25 percent sales tax would begin July 1, and it is expected to generate $18 million, according to transit officials. METRO officials said the revenue generated by the sales tax is needed to address a $1.8 million deficit projected for 2008 and a $1 million deficit in 2009.

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%