Oregon 5% Sales Tax for Public Schools, Measure 1 (1993)

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The Oregon 5% Sales Tax for Public Schools Amendment, also known as Measure 1, was on the November 9, 1993 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have instituted a five percent sales tax to provide additional funding to public schools.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 1 (1993)
Defeatedd No721,93074.97%
Yes 240,991 25.03%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The measure title that appeared on the ballot:[1]

Should we pass a 5% sales tax for public schools with these restrictions?


NO □ [2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed December 12, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.