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Alaska Transportation Bonds, Proposition A (2008)

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The Alaska Transportation Bonds, also known as Proposition A, was on the November 4, 2008 ballot in Alaska as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved. The measure authorized the issuance of $315,050,000 in bonds for the purpose of paying the cost of state transportation projects.

Election results

Alaska Proposition A (2008)
Approveda Yes 187,961 63.59%

Election results via: Alaska Department of Elections

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall the State of Alaska issue its general obligation bonds in the principal amount of not more than $315,050,000 for the purpose of paying the cost of state transportation projects?

Bonds Yes[ ]
BondsNo[ ][2]

Ballot summary

The following ballot summary was prepared by the Legislative Affairs Agency:[1]

The voters are asked if the state should issue bonds. The bonds will be used for transportation projects. The projects are listed. The total amount of the bonds will be $315,050,000.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Alaska Department of Elections, "2008 Official Election Pamphlet: Ballot Measures," accessed February 11, 2015
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.