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A '''Maine Grades of Milk People's Veto Vote''' was on the [[1925 ballot measures|1925 ballot]] in [[Maine]] as a [[veto referendum]].  Voters were asked if they wanted to ratify a recent act of the [[Maine State Legislature]] whose goal was to "Define Certain Grades of Milk Offered for Sale Within the State."
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Voters '''rejected''' the legislation:
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The '''Maine Grades of Milk People's Veto''', also known as '''Question No. 2''', was on the [[1925 ballot measures#Maine|December 7, 1925 ballot]] in [[Maine]] as a {{vrfull}}, where it was '''defeated'''. The measure would have defined certain grades of milk offered for sale in the state.<ref>[http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/peoplesveto.htm ''Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library,'' "People's Vetoes 1909-," accessed April 3, 2014]</ref><ref name=Lewiston>[http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=xasgAAAAIBAJ&sjid=aWkFAAAAIBAJ&pg=5835%2C4874416 ''Lewiston Daily Sun,'' "List of Questions," December 3 , 1925]</ref>
  
* In favor: 19,607
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==Election results==
* Opposed: 38,056
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Election results via: [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/peoplesveto.htm Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, People's Vetoes 1909-]
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==Text of measure==
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The full text of the ballot language can be read [http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=xasgAAAAIBAJ&sjid=aWkFAAAAIBAJ&pg=5835%2C4874416 here].
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* [[Maine 1925 ballot measures]]
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* [[List of Maine ballot measures]]
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* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in Maine]]
  
 
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* [http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=xasgAAAAIBAJ&sjid=aWkFAAAAIBAJ&pg=5835%2C4874416 ''Lewiston Daily Sun,'' "List of Questions," December 3 , 1925]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/peoplesveto.htm Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, People's Vetoes 1909-]
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* [http://www.ncsl.org/research/elections-and-campaigns/ballot-measures-database.aspx National Conference of State Legislatures, State Ballot Measures Database]
  
* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/peoplesveto.htm List of all People's Vetoes] from 1909-present.
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The Maine Grades of Milk People's Veto, also known as Question No. 2, was on the December 7, 1925 ballot in Maine as a veto referendum, where it was defeated. The measure would have defined certain grades of milk offered for sale in the state.[1][2]

Election results

Maine Question No. 2 (1925)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No38,05666.00%
Yes 19,607 34.00%

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

Text of measure

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

See also

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