CA ballot measure Prop. 15 proposes historic corporate property tax to fund schools

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Among the propositions California residents will vote on Nov. 3 is Proposition 15, which would tax commercial and industrial property valued at more than $3 million based on its market value instead of the price at which it was purchased.

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla released the final title, summary and analysis for California’s Proposition 15 ballot measure Tuesday.
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City measures funding Berkeley school district to be voted on in primaries

Three education-related measures will be on the ballot Tuesday — Measures E, H and G — all of which could have a lasting effect on students, teachers and other BUSD staff. With one measure funded by a bond issue and the other two by parcel taxes, these measures could fund everything from basic maintenance to keeping educators from leaving Berkeley for better-paying districts.
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