Riverside Voter Approval for Public Safety Employee Benefit Changes, Measure M (November 2010)

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A Riverside Voter Approval for Public Safety Employee Benefit Changes, Measure M ballot proposition was on the November 2, 2010 ballot for voters in Riverside County.[1] It was approved.

Measure M is supported by a majority of the members of the Riverside County Board of Supervisors. It was in opposition to Measure L.

Both competing measures received a majority vote, but Measure M received a higher number of affirmative votes than Measure L.

Election results

  • Yes: 261,972 (60.84%) Approveda
  • No: 168,641 (39.16%)

Election results are from the Riverside County elections division as of November 24, 2010.

A simple majority vote was required for approval.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure M: Shall Ordinance No. 899, requiring voter approval for increases in public safety employee retirement benefits or decreases in job related pre-retirement death benefits, and allowing decreases in retirement benefits, be adopted?[2]

References

  1. North County Times, "Supes' ballot measure backfires," September 5, 2010
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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