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Proposition V earned its spot on the ballot via the collection of signatures on initiative petitions. 7,168 signatures were required, which was 5% of the number of those who voted for the office of mayor in 2007.
  
 
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Revision as of 07:32, 20 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]

Election results

Proposition V
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 179,639 54.63%
No149,16945.37%
These final, certified, results are from the San Francisco elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Proposition V: "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?"[3]

Path to the ballot

Proposition V earned its spot on the ballot via the collection of signatures on initiative petitions. 7,168 signatures were required, which was 5% of the number of those who voted for the office of mayor in 2007.

External links

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References

  1. Initiative
  2. San Francisco Chronicle, Save JROTC, June 24, 2008
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.