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Ballot Propositions and Initiatives - FINAL

 

 

 

Democratic Ballot Propositions

 

 

8,289 of 8,289 Precincts Reporting – FINAL

 

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Proposition #1

 

Votes

Percentage

 

 

Do you support lifting millions of families above the national poverty line by increasing the

For

529723

88.37%

 

 

state minimum wage above its current level of $5.15 per hour?

 

Against

69711

11.63%

 

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1

Proposition #2

 

Votes

Percentage

 

 

Do you support the restoration of Texans’ full rights to a trial by

For

504786

88.11%

 

 

jury in civil cases?

 

Against

68125

11.89%

 

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Republican Ballot Initiatives

 

 

7,994 of 7,994 Precincts Reporting – FINAL

 

1

Initiative #1

 

Votes

Percentage

 

 

The Texas Legislature should enact legislation requiring that voters provide valid photo identification in order to cast

For

585376

87.73%

 

 

a ballot in any and all elections conducted in the States of Texas.

Against

81907

12.27%

 

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1

Initiative #2

 

Votes

Percentage

 

 

The Texas Legislature should place on the next constitutional amendment election ballot a

For

626872

94.11%

 

 

proposition to protect private property from being taken for economic purposes.

Against

39236

5.89%

 

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1

Initiative #3

 

Votes

Percentage

 

 

Every governmental body in Texas should be required to limit any annual increase in spending to the combined increase of population and inflation, except

For

582113

89.78%

 

 

for additional spending authorized by a vote of the people or for official state of emergencies declared by the federal government.

Against

66230

10.22%

 

1

 

 

1

Initiative #4

 

Votes

Percentage

 

 

In order to address the inequity of homeowner’s property taxes increasing at a rate far above the rate of inflation, the current 10%

For

605909

91.9%

 

 

cap on the rate of increase of appraised value for all homesteads shall be reduced by 5% or less.

Against

53422

8.1%

 

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