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California Ballot Propositions Recommendations
for the Tuesday November 6th, 2012 General Election

Organizations:
(listed approx. liberal to conservative)

Propositions

30

31

32

33

34

35

36

37

38

39

40

Peace & Freedom Party

 

N

N

N

Y

N

Y

Y

N

Y

 

Green Party of Calif

Y

N

N

N

Y

 

Y

Y

 

Y

Y

Friends Committee on Legislation

Y

N

N

N

Y

N

Y

Y

N

Y

Y

Sierra Club of California

 

N

N

 

 

 

 

Y

 

Y

 

California National Organization for Women

 

N

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

 

 

Y

California League of Conservation Voters

 

N

N

 

 

 

 

Y

 

Y

 

California Labor Federation

Y

N

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

N

Y

Y

California Federation of Teachers

Y

Y

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

 

Y

Y

The California Democratic Party

Y

N

N

N

Y

Y

Y

Y

N

 

Y

ACLU of Northern California

Y

N

N

 

Y

N

Y

 

Y

 

 

California League of Women Voters

Y

N

N

 

Y

 

 

 

 

 

Y

California Council of Churches IMPACT

Y

Y

N

N

Y

N

Y

Y

N

Y

Y

Consumers Federation of California

 

 

N

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Calif. Taxpayers Assn.

 

N

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Libertarian Party of California

N

N

Y

Y

Y

N

Y

N

N

N

 

California Chamber of Commerce

 

Y

 

 

 

 

 

N

N

N

Y

California Farm Bureau Federation

N

N

Y

N

N

Y

N

N

N

N

N

California Republican Party

N

Y

Y

Y

N

Y

N

N

N

N

Y

Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association

N

 

Y

 

 

 

 

 

N

N

 


Brief ballot measure descriptions: (Fuller descriptions plus pro & con arguments are available at http://www.CaVotes.org/vote/ballot-measures)

30. Temporary increase on wealthy's income tax < on sales taxes; maintains school < safety funding

31. Requires real balanced budget; shifts state education money to counties.

32. Corporations < unions could not use money deducted from an employee's paycheck for political purposes.

33. Auto insurers can offer new customers discount based on the number of years the customer was insured.

34. Ends death penalty in Calif. State grants $100 mil. to local law enforcement agencies over the next four years.

35. Longer prison sentences and larger fines for committing human trafficking crimes.

36. Some criminals with two prior serious convictions who commit nonserious felonies could get shorter sentences.

37. Genetically engineered foods sold in California would have to be labeled as being genetically engineered.

38. State personal income tax rates would increase for 12 years to fund schools, child care < state debt payments.

39. Some multistate businesses would pay more corporate income taxes < fund alternative energy < efficiencies.

40. State Senate district boundaries certified by the Citizens Redistricting Commission would continue to be used.

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