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A '''San Francisco Budget Reform Charter Amendment, Measure A''' ballot proposal will be on the [[November 3, 2009 ballot measures in California|November 3, 2009 ballot]] in [[San Francisco County, California ballot measures|San Francisco]].<ref>[http://www.sfexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/under-the-dome/One-ballot-measure-goes-forth-another-fizzles-50649387.html ''San Francisco Examiner'', "One ballot lives, another fizzles", July 13, 2009]</ref>
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A '''San Francisco Budget Reform Charter Amendment, Measure A''' ballot proposal was on the [[November 3, 2009 ballot measures in California|November 3, 2009 ballot]] in [[San Francisco County, California ballot measures|San Francisco]], where it was '''approved.'''<ref>[http://www.sfexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/under-the-dome/One-ballot-measure-goes-forth-another-fizzles-50649387.html ''San Francisco Examiner'', "One ballot lives, another fizzles", July 13, 2009]</ref>
  
The proposed measure would:
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* Yes: 61,406 (69.74%) {{approved}}
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* No: 26,638 (30.26%)
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Measure A will:
  
 
* Institute a two-year budgetary cycle
 
* Institute a two-year budgetary cycle
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* Set a deadline for the submission of MOUs for all labor unions.
 
* Set a deadline for the submission of MOUs for all labor unions.
  
Proposition A is supported by a majority of San Francisco's supervisors and by [[Gavin Newsom]].  Newsom said that getting Proposition A passed is his  "No. 1 priority."<ref>[http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/10/26/BA3C1AATJ4.DTL#ixzz0V8phZ4Ts ''San Francisco Chronicle'', "S.F. ballot skips tax measures", October 27, 2009]</ref>
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Proposition A was supported by a majority of San Francisco's supervisors and by [[Gavin Newsom]].  Newsom said that getting Proposition A passed is his  "No. 1 priority."<ref>[http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/10/26/BA3C1AATJ4.DTL#ixzz0V8phZ4Ts ''San Francisco Chronicle'', "S.F. ballot skips tax measures", October 27, 2009]</ref>
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
  
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* [http://www.sfgov.org/site/elections_index.asp?id=92589 Election results for Measure A]
 
* [http://www.sfgov.org/site/uploadedfiles/bdsupvrs/committees/materials/090622.pdf Text of proposed charter amendment]
 
* [http://www.sfgov.org/site/uploadedfiles/bdsupvrs/committees/materials/090622.pdf Text of proposed charter amendment]
  

Revision as of 07:47, 8 November 2009

A San Francisco Budget Reform Charter Amendment, Measure A ballot proposal was on the November 3, 2009 ballot in San Francisco, where it was approved.[1]

  • Yes: 61,406 (69.74%) Approveda
  • No: 26,638 (30.26%)

Measure A will:

  • Institute a two-year budgetary cycle
  • Require the adoption of a 5-year financial plan.
  • Adopt various financial policies
  • Set a deadline for the submission of MOUs for all labor unions.

Proposition A was supported by a majority of San Francisco's supervisors and by Gavin Newsom. Newsom said that getting Proposition A passed is his "No. 1 priority."[2]

External links

References

  1. San Francisco Examiner, "One ballot lives, another fizzles", July 13, 2009
  2. San Francisco Chronicle, "S.F. ballot skips tax measures", October 27, 2009