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Parents > United States > Washington > Initiatives to the People > Initiative 884 - Raise Sales Tax for Education
OfficeInitiative
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2004 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 2004 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 2004 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2005 - 12:00pm
Term End December 31, 9999 - 12:00pm
Turnout 44.97% Total Population
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedAndy August 27, 2012 07:04pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Initiative 884 would increase the state sales tax by a penny and inject the money into public education from kindergarten through college.

The current state sales tax is 8.1%
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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09/28/2004 11/02/2004
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
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Leaning Call: No (100.00%)
Weighted Call: No (100.00%)
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09/17/2004 09/20/2004

CANDIDATES
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Name No Yes  
PartyNO YES  
Website  
Certified Votes1,654,112 (59.99%) 1,102,996 (40.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -551,116 (-19.99%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg60.53%-- 31.81%--  
Ipsos-Public Affairs 
09/17/04-09/20/04
47.00% -- 52.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
R Dino Rossi [L]
D Christine Gregoire [L]
  Seattle Times
D Teresa "Terry" Bergeson [L]
D Judith Ann Billings [L]
D Gary Locke
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 10, 2004 12:00am Opinion [Locke:] It's time we deliver on promises we make to our kids  Article Ralphie 

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