State Ballot Measures, 2005
Publication Date: September 2006
Publisher(s): National Institute on Money in State Politics (U.S.)
Author(s): Denise Roth Barber
Although 2005 was not an election year in many states, voters in nine took sides on 24 ballot measures ranging from same-sex marriage bans to tort reform to budget matters. Committees raised nearly $466.2 million to support or to oppose these measures.