Maine Gas Tax Increase, Referendum Question No. 2 (1929)

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The Maine Gas Tax Increase People's Veto, also known as Referendum Question No. 2, was on the September 9, 1929 ballot in Maine as a veto referendum, where it was defeated. The measure would have increased gasoline taxes to five cents per gallon.[1][2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 2 (1929)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No79,67369.32%
Yes 35,258 30.68%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, People's Vetoes 1909-

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

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