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  Repeal of [Florida] High Speed Rail Amendment
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Parents > United States > Florida > Constitutional Amendments > 2004 Initiatives and Referenda > High-Speed Rail
OfficeReferendum
Type Referendum
Filing Deadline July 29, 2004 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 2004 - 07:00am
Polls Close November 02, 2004 - 06:00pm
Term Start November 03, 2004 - 12:00am
Term End 00, 3000 - 12:00pm
Turnout 81.26% Registered 40.89% Total Population
ContributorCBlock941
Last ModifiedCBlock941 January 07, 2005 09:08am
Data Sources[Link]
Description This amendment repeals an amendment in the Florida Constitution that requires the Legislature, the Cabinet and the Governor to proceed with the development and operation of a high speed ground transportation system by the state and/or by a private entity.

(Amendment 6)
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyYES Won11/07/2000
Name Yes Votes2,900,253 (52.66%)
Term11/08/2000 - 11/03/2004 Margin292,758 (+5.32%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
KEY RACE? 5.5000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
07/30/2004 11/02/2004
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
No 4 ------
Yes 1 ------
Leaning Call: No (80.00%)
Weighted Call: No (98.10%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
08/22/2004 10/05/2004

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name Yes (I) No  
PartyYES NO  
Website  
Uncertified Votes4,510,742 (63.72%) 2,568,590 (36.28%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,942,152 (-27.43%)  
Predict Avg.48.50% 51.50%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (2 from 2 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg38.31%-- 46.85%--  
Mason-Dixon 
10/04/04-10/05/04
39.00% -- 45.00% --
Schroth Eldon & Associates (D) 
08/22/04-08/25/04
44.00% -- 45.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
AENM Angry Russian
  Tallahassee Democrat
R Jeb Bush
  Orlando Sentinel
  Florida Times-Union
D Bob
 

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INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Aug 27, 2004 12:00am News Judge: [Florida] high speed rail repeal can stay on ballot  Article CBlock941 
Aug 19, 2004 12:00am News Court OKs wording on [Florida High-Speed] rail  Article CBlock941 
Aug 13, 2004 12:00am Analysis State savings would be less if [Florida High-Speed] rail killed  Article CBlock941 
Aug 05, 2004 12:00am Perspective Critics out to derail [Florida] bullet train with November referendum  Article CBlock941 
Aug 04, 2004 12:00am News [Florida] High-speed-rail item must be rewritten  Article CBlock941 
Jul 30, 2004 12:00am Election Guide Anti-train item makes [FL] ballot  Article CBlock941 

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