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Voter Guide 2020: California Propositions

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Our goal for this guide is to be bipartisan and educational for anyone - whether you are a political expert or first-time voter. Here is a overview of our guide.

📮 The Voting Tips Page

Gives tips to follow when filling out your ballot to ensure your voice is heard on Election Day 2020.

🗂️ The Propositions Table

Introduces the propositions, compares media outlets and political party endorsements, and links to prop pages.

☑️ The Prop Pages

Lists official arguments and arguments from the media outlets and political parties. Links to Ballotpedia page.

🎙️ The Endorsement Entities Table

Lists the media outlets and political parties along with the official links to their endorsements.

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Voting Tips

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Click the prop number to view each Prop page for more information

🗂️ Propositions

Proposition 1TopicDescriptionSFCSDU-TACLULA TimesMercuryOC RegDesert SunCA DEMGOPProposition
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Prop 14
Bonds
$5.5-billion bond for the state’s stem cell research institute.
No
N/A
N/A
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
🧬 Prop 14
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Prop 15
Taxes
Property tax “split roll” for commercial and industrial real estate.
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
🏢 Prop 15
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Prop 16
Education
Repeal of ban on affirmative action in state programs.
Yes
N/A
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
🎒 Prop 16
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Prop 17
Suffrage
Restoring parolees’ right to vote.
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
🗳️ Prop 17
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Prop 18
Suffrage
Right to vote in primaries for some 17-year-old Californians.
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
🔞 Prop 18
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Prop 19
Taxes
Transfer of property tax assessments when homes are sold.
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Neutral
🏡 Prop 19
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Prop 20
Crime
Criminal justice reform rollbacks.
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
⛓️ Prop 20
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Prop 21
Housing
Rent control authority for local jurisdictions.
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
💵 Prop 21
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Prop 22
Business
Treating app drivers as independent contractors.
Yes
N/A
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
🚗 Prop 22
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Prop 23
Healthcare
Chronic dialysis clinic requirements.
No
No
N/A
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
🏥 Prop 23
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Prop 24
Business
Expand the state’s consumer data privacy laws.
No
N/A
No
Yes
No
No
No
Neutral
No
🔐 Prop 24
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Prop 25
Trials
Replace cash bail with risk assessments.
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
💰 Prop 25

🎙️ Endorsement Entities

EntityListed asPolitical BiasEndorsements Page
San Francisco Chronicle
SFC
Left
The San Diego Union-Tribune
SDU-T
Left
American Civil Liberties Union SoCal
ACLU
Lean Left
Los Angeles Times
LA Times
Lean Left
The Mercury News
Mercury
Lean LeftPro Business
Orange County Register
OC Reg
Lean RightLibertarian
The Desert Sun
Desert Sun
Lean Right
California Democratic Party
CA DEM
Political Party
Republican Party
GOP
Political Party

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