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Election Date:
May 16, 2006

Salem, OR

Type: Property Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Defeated, 52% - 48% (needed 50% turnout)

A five-year property tax increase plan to support expanded bus service and other transit projects will be on the ballot in the Salem-Keizer area. The increase would generate approximately $28 million over five years. The measure passed but tax increases require at least 50% of all registered voters to participate. Officials may resubmit the measure in November 2006.

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%