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An Infopeople Webinar

May 20th, 2010 12:00 PM
1:00 PM

Presenters: Richard Hall and Donna Corbeil 

Ever wondered how many library ballot measures are approved each year by the California electorate or what your chances are of passing a ballot measure for your library?

Find out when and where library ballot measures have been held in California over the last thirty years.

Discover if library ballot measures have been passing more or less often over each of the last three decades.

Learn about the impact of the supermajority requirement for special taxes on the approval rate of library ballot measures.

In addition to this, at the end of this one-hour webinar, attendees will learn:

  • What type of taxation is most often placed on the ballot by local library supporters
  • What the approval rates are for the various types of taxation
  • What the average "Yes" vote is statewide along with the outcome of over 300 library ballot measures

This webinar will be of interest to library administrators, trustees, Friends and local governmental officials who believe there may be a library-related ballot measure in their future

Webinars are free of charge and registration is only done on the day of the event on the WebEx server. No passwords are required.

  • Speaker's slides
    • ppt [684kb] - pdf (3 slides per page) [3.3mb]
  • Handouts
    • Spreadsheet: xls [524kb]

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