Quality Public Education

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Measure T – Borrow Funds for School Technology, Repairs, & Safety

Won with 64% Yes 36% No
This bond money would go specifically to updating ventilation systems and installing handwashing stations in schools. The funds would also go to class…

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Measure Z – Borrow Funds for School Technology, Accessibility, & Safety

Won with 64.4% Yes 35.6% No
This measure would not raise taxes. Instead it would authorize the school district to borrow money for technology, accessibility, ventilation, emergen…

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Measure Y – Borrow Funds to Repair & Upgrade School Buildings

Won with 77.6% Yes 22.4% No
Public education is on the ballot — with cratering public budgets and costs associated with distance learning and preparation for safe in-person instr…

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Proposition J – Remove Red Tape for School Funding

Won with 74.4% Yes 25.6% No
Removes red tape so that existing parcel taxes can fund schools. Specifically, this measure funds living wages for teachers and expanding technology p…

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Proposition 16 – End the Ban on Affirmative Action

Lost with 57.73% No 42.77% Yes
Proposition 16 affirms that race, gender, and ethnicity can be considered in hiring and admissions processes, and overturns the racist Proposition 209…

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Proposition 15 – Put Schools & Communities First

Lost with 51.93% No 48.07% Yes
No matter what we look like or where we come from most of us pitch in for each other and hope to leave things better off for those to come. But today…

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Rebecca Kaplan

Won with Advancing to November Runoff: 41% Yes 58.8% Other Candidates
With two decades of experience in elected office, Rebecca Kaplan is the best choice to lead our county on issues of housing and homelessness, mental h…

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Cindy Chavez

Won with Advancing to November Runoff: 39.3% Yes 60.7% Other Candidates
Cindy Chavez is a longtime labor and community ally with a history of partnering with grassroots organizations that represent working families and has…

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Alex Lee

Won with Advancing to November Runoff: 38.4% Yes 61.6% Other Candidates
As the Assemblymember representing the 24th district, Alex Lee proposed bold new measures that would protect renters and build a more equitable econom…

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Aisha Wahab

Won with Advancing to November Runoff: 30% Yes 70% Other Candidates
Aisha is a fighter who takes initiative and works in tandem with community organizers across the Bay. She has built a career advocating for affordable…

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