The Most Important and Interesting Ballot Measure Results

Everything you need to know about the issues voters decided on Tuesday.
November 9, 2016

 

Click on each issue to see how voters cast their ballots.

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CRIMINAL JUSTICE

 
 
 
 
  • Voters Across the Country Get Tough on Guns

    As Congress and legislatures stall on the issue, voters are doing what they can to keep firearms out of the hands of dangerous people.

    States: California, Maine, Nevada, Washington State

 

EDUCATION

 
 

ENERGY & TRANSPORTATION

 
 
 

FINANCE

 
 
 
 
 
  • Drug Companies Score a Big Election Victory

    The industry spent millions of dollars to keep voters in California from passing a first-in-nation law that was meant to cut the soaring cost of prescription drugs.

    States: California

 
 
 
 

GUNS

  • Voters Across the Country Get Tough on Guns

    As Congress and legislatures stall on the issue, voters are doing what they can to keep firearms out of the hands of dangerous people.

    States: California, Maine, Nevada, Washington State

 

HEALTH

 
  • Drug Companies Score a Big Election Victory

    The industry spent millions of dollars to keep voters in California from passing a first-in-nation law that was meant to cut the soaring cost of prescription drugs.

    States: California

 
 
 
 

LABOR

 
 

MARIJUANA

VOTING & POLITICS