Arizona Proposition 202
, also known as An Act Relating to Creating a Federal Candidates' IRS Pledge
, was on the November 2, 1998
election ballot in Arizona
as an initiated state statute
. It was defeated
| Federal Candidates' IRS Pledge|
|Yes|| 436,345|| 29.8%|
- Election results from Arizona Elections Department.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
Would give Arizona candidates for federal offices the option to pledge to support and vote for elimination of the federal income tax and Internal Revenue Service through the passage of a national consumption tax; permit "Signed the IRS Elimination Pledge" to be shown on the ballot next to pledging candidates' names.