Maine Old Age Assistance and Minimum Education, Referendum Question (1937)

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The Maine Old Age Assistance and Minimum Education Referendum, also known as Referendum Question, was on the August 16, 1937 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was defeated. The measure related to programs to provide assistance to the elderly, to establish and provide a minimum level of education and to provide funding for such projects.[1][2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question (1937)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No80,44965.98%
Yes 41,482 34.02%

Election results via: Main State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Referenda Votes on Acts of the Maine Legislature 1910-

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The full text of the ballot language can be read here.

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