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==2006 Ballot Measures==
 
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In the chart, '''CI''' stands for '''[[initiative|Citizen Initiative]]'''.
 
  
 
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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. || <span style="color:red">'''''Failed'''''</span> <br>'''Yes:''' 915,076 (44%)<br> '''No:''' 1,180,708 (56%)
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| [[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. || <span style="color:red">'''Defeated'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[initiative|CI]] || [[Massachusetts Fusion Voting Initiative (2006)|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. || <span style="color:red">'''''Failed'''''</span> <br>'''Yes:''' 688,096 (35%) <br>'''No:''' 1,302,143 (65%)
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| [[initiative|CI]] || [[Massachusetts Fusion Voting Initiative (2006)|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. || <span style="color:red">'''Defeated'''</span>  
 
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|2006 || [[initiative|CI]] || [[Massachusetts Family Care Worker Unionization Initiative (2006)|Family 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. || <span style="color:red">'''''Failed'''''</span> <br>'''Yes:''' 951,988 (48%) <br>'''No:''' 1,035,707 (52%)
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| [[initiative|CI]] || [[Massachusetts Family Care Worker Unionization Initiative (2006)|Family 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. || <span style="color:red">'''Defeated'''</span>
 
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==See Also==
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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 ballot report]]
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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's initiatives]
  
 
==References==
 
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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''
 
*[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''
  
==See also==
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* [[Massachusetts signature requirements]]
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* [[List of Massachusetts ballot measures]]
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[[Category:Massachusetts 2006 ballot measures]]
 
[[Category:Massachusetts 2006 ballot measures]]

Revision as of 16:45, 11 February 2009

In the 2006 election, 3 citizen initiatives appeared on the ballot. All 3 failed.

Key Facts

  • Of those 58, 30 passed.

2006 Ballot Measures

Type Title Subject Description Outcome
CI Sale of Wine by Food Stores Initiative (2006) Alcohol An initiative to allow cities and towns to issue wine licenses to qualified grocery stores. Defeated
CI Fusion Voting Initiative (2006) 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. Defeated
CI Family Care Worker Unionization Initiative (2006) 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. Defeated


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