Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
February 09, 2010

Walla Walla, WA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Approved, 76%-24%

Due to a motor vehicle tax repeal in 1999 and reduced tax revenue as a result of the recession, the Valley Transit System have been considering cuts in service. Some citizens have proposed a tax increase to avoid long-term service cuts. The increase, from 0.3 percent to 0 .6 percent, will be put before voters on the February ballot. 

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%