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'''Three statewide ballot measures''' were on the [[2008 ballot measures|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[Washington]]. All three were [[Initiatives to the People (Washington)|Initiatives to the People]].
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'''Three statewide ballot measures''' were on the [[2008 ballot measures#Washington|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in the [[Washington|State of Washington]].
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* All three of the measures were {{witpfull|plural=yes}}.
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* Two of the measures were approved and one was defeated.
  
==On the November ballot==
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==On the ballot==
 
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* A total of '''$9,301,125''' was spent, pro and con, on ballot measure campaigns in Washington in 2006.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_ballot_measures.phtml?s=WA&y=2008 Follow The Money, Washington 2008]</ref>
 
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|[[Initiatives to the People (Washington)|ITP]] || [[Washington Reduce Traffic Congestion Initiative (2008)|I-985]] || [[:Category:Transportation, Washington|Transportation]] || Various changes in traffic regulation || {{d}}
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|[[Initiatives to the People (Washington)|ITP]] || [[Washington Initiative 1000 (2008)|I-1000]] || [[:Category:Assisted suicide, Washington|Aid-in-Dying]] || Allow terminally ill adults access to lethal medication under some circumstances || {{ap}}
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|[[Initiatives to the People (Washington)|ITP]] || [[Washington Initiative 1029 (2008)|I-1029]] || Long-term care workers || Licensing, regulation of long-term healthcare workers || {{ap}}
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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*[http://vote.wa.gov/results/20081104/default.htm Washington 2008 election results]
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*[https://weiapplets.sos.wa.gov/MyVote/OnlineVotersGuide/Measures?electionId=26&countyCode=xx&ismyVote=False#ososTop Washington 2008 Voters' Pamphlet]
  
* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_initiatives.aspx List of all Initiatives to the People]
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==References==
* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_initleg.aspx List of all Initiatives to the Legislature]
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* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_referendumbills.aspx List of Referendum Bills through 2006]
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* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_referendummeasures.aspx History of Referendum Measures through 2006]
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* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/referenda_2008.aspx Secretary of State's web page on 2008 initiatives]
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[[Category:Washington 2008 ballot measures]]
 
[[Category:Washington 2008 ballot measures]]

Latest revision as of 15:17, 5 September 2013

2009
2007

Three statewide ballot measures were on the November 4, 2008 ballot in the State of Washington.

On the ballot

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
ITP Initiative 985 Transportation Opens high-occupancy vehicle lanes to all traffic during specified hours, requires traffic light synchronization, increases roadside assistance funding, and dedicates certain revenues to traffic-flow purposes Defeatedd
ITP Initiative 1000 Assisted Death Allows terminally ill adults access to lethal medication under some circumstances Approveda
ITP Initiative 1029 Labor Requires people who work with the elderly and disabled to be trained and certified to do so Approveda
  • A total of $9,301,125 was spent, pro and con, on ballot measure campaigns in Washington in 2006.[1]

External links

References