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Summary:
The ballot measure would fund Metro bus service and other road safety, maintenance and transportation improvements in King County by authorizing the King County Transportation District to impose, for a...
Subject:
Transportation, Mass Transit, Roads and Vehicles
Year:
2014
Source:
King County Transportation District
Summary:
This referendum authorizes the San Antonio City Council to levy a one-eighth of one percent sales tax for a maximum of eight years for the purposes of financing early childhood education in San Antonio.
Subject:
School Funding, Early Childhood Education
Year:
2012
Source:
San Antonio City Council
Summary:
This ballot measure increases the minimum wage for work performed in San José to $10 per hour with the potential of an annual increase based on the Consumer Price Index. The minimum wage would not apply to...
Subject:
Wages and Compensation
Year:
2012
Source:
San José City Council
Summary:
This proposition restores state, corporate, and sales taxes to their 1999 level. The funding captured by the tax increases is dedicated to preventing further education cuts. For more about the proposition...
Subject:
School Funding, Taxation - Sales, Taxation - Corporate Income
Year:
2011
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This ballot measure requires employers to provide employees with paid sick leave. After an individual has reached 90 days of employment, he or she earns one hour of paid sick leave for every 30 hours...
Subject:
Wages and Compensation
Year:
2011
Source:
Denver Office of the Clerk and Recorder
Summary:
A ballot measure to raise new revenue dedicated to education, health and long-term care with a 5% marginal tax on incomes above $400,000 ($200,000 for individuals), and a 9% marginal tax on incomes above $1...
Subject:
Taxation - Individual Income
Year:
2010
Source:
Yes on 1098 Committee
Summary:
A referendum on adding an amendment to the Florida Constitution requiring the legislature to review and reenact sales tax exemptions offered to companies, only reenacting those exemptions which advance or...
Subject:
Taxation - Sales, Taxation - Sales, Corporations
Year:
2008
Source:
Floridians Against Inequalities in Rates
Summary:
This ballot measure increases the annual minimum wage for two years, after which it will be indexed to the consumer price index measure.
Subject:
Wages and Compensation
Year:
2006
Source:
Arizona Minimum Wage Coalition
Summary:
This initiative requires that employees earn paid sick leave at the rate of 1 hour for every 30 hours worked; provides that new employees begin to earn sick leave after 3 months on the job; allows employees...
Subject:
Work-Family Balance, Wages and Compensation
Year:
2006
Source:
Citizen Initiative
Summary:
This initiative adopts energy efficiency and renewable energy standards for large retail electricity providers; defining eligible renewable energy resources to include solar electric, wind, geothermal,...
Subject:
Renewable Energy, Land and Buildings, Renewable Energy, Utilities, Buildings - Energy Efficiency
Year:
2004
Source:
Colorado Legislature