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August's Project of the Month
Summer is almost at an end but before the November elections begin, August brings with it two election dates with ballot measures
. On August 5, both Michigan and Missouri voters will cast their "yes" or "no" votes on a grand total of six measures; one of which will be on the Michigan ballot. Alaskans will vote on August 19 to repeal or uphold SB 21, an oil tax cuts bill. This year, in addition to profiles on every certified measure, Ballotpedia brings you "Fast Facts."
Watch the video available here for a quick run-down on Alaska's Oil Tax Cuts Veto Referendum, Measure 1.
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Hello and welcome to Ballotpedia! Thank you for your first edits! I just wanted to point out our conflict on interest policy below. I look forward to more edits from you in the future! KaitlinE 18:27, 15 October 2013 (CDT)
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