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The '''Save the San Francisco Junior ROTC Initiative''' or '''Proposition V''', was on the [[California 2008 local ballot measures|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[San Francisco City and County, California ballot measures|San Francisco]] for voters in the City of San Francisco.<ref>[http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/06/05/BAVM1141B2.DTL Initiative]</ref>.   
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{{tnr}}A '''"Save the San Francisco Junior ROTC Initiative", Proposition V''' ballot question was on the [[California 2008 local ballot measures|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[San Francisco City and County, California ballot measures#November 4|San Francisco]], where it was '''approved.'''<ref>[http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/06/05/BAVM1141B2.DTL Initiative]</ref>.   
  
Proposition V was '''approved''' with 54.63% of the vote.
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Proposition V overturned a 2006 vote to shut down the Junior ROTC by 2009.<ref>San Francisco Chronicle, [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/06/23/EDA411CMM1.DTL ''Save JROTC''], June 24, 2008</ref>
 
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The ballot measure overturns a 2006 vote to shut down the Junior ROTC by 2009.<ref>San Francisco Chronicle, [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/06/23/EDA411CMM1.DTL ''Save JROTC''], June 24, 2008</ref>
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==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 05:58, 19 December 2012

A "Save the San Francisco Junior ROTC Initiative", Proposition V ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot in San Francisco, where it was approved.[1].

Proposition V overturned a 2006 vote to shut down the Junior ROTC by 2009.[2]

Text of measure

The language on the ballot said:

Shall it be City policy to encourage the School Board to reverse its decision to terminate JROTC and to continue to offer JROTC in San Francisco public high schools?

External links

References

  1. Initiative
  2. San Francisco Chronicle, Save JROTC, June 24, 2008