San Francisco Deployment of Armed Forces in Iraq, Proposition U (November 2008)
- These final, certified, results are from the San Francisco elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|Proposition U: "Shall it be City policy that its elected representatives in the United States Senate and House of Representatives vote against any further funding for the deployment of United States Armed Forces in Iraq, except for funds to withdraw troops?"|
Path to the ballot
On June 17, 2008, the San Francisco Department of Elections received a proposed ordinance signed by Supervisors Ammiano, Daly, McGoldrick and Mirkarimi. On June 23, 2008 Supervisor Peskin signed as a co-sponsor of the ordinance. The City Elections Code allows four or more Supervisors to refer an ordinance to the ballot in this manner.
- November 4, 2008 official San Francisco voter guide
- David Latterman's analysis of the November 2008 San Francisco local ballot measures
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