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November 2016 General Election

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Proposition 55 - Tax Extension to Fund Education and Healthcare.

Initiative Constitutional Amendment.


Official Summary:

What a Yes or No Vote Means

A YES vote on this measure means: Income tax increases on high–income taxpayers, which are scheduled to end after 2018, would instead be extended through 2030.

A NO vote on this measure means: Income tax increases on high–income taxpayers would expire as scheduled at the end of 2018.

Official Voter Guide page

This page features the Legislative Analyst's analysis, pro-con arguments and the full proposition text.

Campaign Web Sites and Contact Information

Who Signed the Ballot Arguments

Media Coverage

Visit Voters Edge to access news stories on this measure.

Follow the Money

Check the Secretary of State's total amounts raised on propositions or the Fair Political Practices Commission's list of Top Ten donors for information on donors supporting or opposing this measure. Visit Voters Edge for additional campaign finance analysis.



This page was first published on April 16, 2016 | Last updated on October 2, 2016
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