Massachusetts 2002 ballot measures
- Two of the measures were indirect initiated state statutes.
- Through 2000, 56 citizen-initiated ballot propositions had appeared on the Massachusetts ballot since the beginning of the process in 1920.
- Of those 56, 29 passed.
On the ballot
|IndISS||Question 1||Tax reform||No income or other gain realized would be subject to the state personal income tax|
|IndISS||Question 2||English||All public school children must be taught English|
|Advisory||Question 3||Elections and campaigns||Taxpayer money being used to fund political campaigns for public office|
- Elections: Massachusetts 2002 Statewide Ballot Measures (PDF) Secretary of State record
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