Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 15, 2004

Contra Costa County, CA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Passed, 70% -29%

Contra Costa County Transportation Authority is pushing for a renewal of Measure J, the countywide half-cent sales tax, set to expire in 2009. The measure has funded highway and transit projects since 1989. The new Measure C would raise $1.6 billion in transportation funding through 2029 and update the "Growth Management Program" initiated by the first Measure C.

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%