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{{pt1}} [[Massachusetts 2008 ballot measures|2008]] {{pt2}} [[Massachusetts 2002 ballot measures|2002]] {{pt3}}'''Three statewide ballot questions''' were on the [[2006 ballot measures|November 7, 2006 ballot]] in the state of [[Massachusetts]].
  
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* All three measures on the ballot were indirect initiated state statutes.
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|2006 || [[initiative|CI]] || [[Sale of Wine by Food Stores Initiative (2006)]] || [[List of alcohol-related ballot measures|Alcohol]] || An initiative to allow cities and towns to issue wine licenses to qualified grocery stores. || '''Failed''', <br>'''Yes:''' 915,076 (44%),<br> '''No:''' 1,180,708 (56%)
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|2006 || [[initiative|CI]] || [[Fusion Voting Initiative (2006)]] || [[Ballot measures about elections and campaigns|Elections]] || An initiative to allow candidates to be nominated for the same office by more than one political party in one election, and appear on the ballot once for each party. || '''Failed''', <br>'''Yes:''' 688,096 (35%), <br>'''No:''' 1,302,143 (65%)
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|2006 || [[initiative|CI]] || [[Family Child Care Worker Unionization Initiative (2006)]] || [[Ballot initiatives about labor and unions|Labor and Unions]] || An initiative to allow licensed and other authorized providers of child care in private homes under the state’s subsidized child care system to bargain collectively with the relevant state agencies about all terms and conditions of the provision of child care services under the state’s child care assistance program and its regulations. || '''Failed''', <br>'''Yes:''' 951,988 (48%), <br>'''No:''' 1,035,707 (52%)
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==References==
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==On the ballot==
*[http://www.sec.state.ma.us/Ele/elepip/pipidx.htm Secretary of State: 2006 State Ballot Questions]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Massachusetts_general_election,_2006 Wikipedia article on the 2006 Massachusetts General Election]
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*[http://www.boston.com/news/special/politics/2006_elections/general_results/ballot_questions.html 2006 Massachusetts Election Results - Statewide and local ballot questions] ''Boston.com, November 8th, 2006''
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==Key Facts==
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* Through 2004, 58 [[initiative|citizen-initiated ballot propositions]] had appeared on the Massachusetts ballot since the beginning of the process in 1920.
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* Of those 58, 30 passed.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[Massachusetts signature requirements]]
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* [[List of Massachusetts ballot measures]]
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*[[Massachusetts 2008 ballot measures]]
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*[[List of Massachusetts ballot measures]]
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* [http://www.iandrinstitute.org/New%20IRI%20Website%20Info/I&R%20Research%20and%20History/I&R%20at%20the%20Statewide%20Level/Usage%20history/Massachusetts.pdf List of Massachusetts initiatives from 1920-2000] (PDF)
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*[[Massachusetts political news]]
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* [[List of ballot measures by state]]
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==External links==
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*[http://www.sec.state.ma.us/ELE/eleidx.htm Massachusetts Elections Division]
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*[http://www.iandrinstitute.org/New%20IRI%20Website%20Info/I&R%20Research%20and%20History/I&R%20at%20the%20Statewide%20Level/Usage%20history/Massachusetts.pdf I&R Institute, Historical Listing of Massachusetts' initiatives]
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*[http://www.sec.state.ma.us/Ele/elepip/pipidx.htm Secretary of State: 2006 State Ballot Questions]
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*[http://www.boston.com/news/special/politics/2006_elections/general_results/ballot_questions.html 2006 Massachusetts Election Results - Statewide and local ballot questions] ''Boston.com, November 8th, 2006''
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Latest revision as of 12:29, 1 December 2011

2008
2002
Three statewide ballot questions were on the November 7, 2006 ballot in the state of Massachusetts.
  • All three measures on the ballot were indirect initiated state statutes.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Question 1 Alcohol An initiative to allow cities and towns to issue wine licenses. Defeatedd
IndISS Question 2 Elections Allows candidates to be nominated for the same office Defeatedd
IndISS Question 3 Labor Allows collective bargaining for child care providers. Defeatedd

Key Facts

  • Of those 58, 30 passed.

See also

Massachusetts

External links