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May 8, 2012 Election

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    Measure A Parcel tax -- Santa Clara Unified School District (special tax - 2/3 Approval Required)
    Pass: 14,339 / 72.7% Yes votes ...... 5,389 / 27.3% No votes
    To maintain the quality of our local schools and core academic programs in math and science, keep libraries open, attract and retain the best qualified teachers and staff, and to provide up-to-date textbooks and classroom technology, shall the Santa Clara Unified School District levy an annual assessment of $84 a year per parcel for five years only, with exemptions for seniors, and all money staying in our community to benefit local schools?

    Measure B Quality Saratoga Schools and Academic Excellence Measure -- Saratoga Union School District (special tax - 2/3 Approval Required)
    Pass: 3,950 / 69.3% Yes votes ...... 1,750 / 30.7% No votes
    To provide stable funding the State cannot take away, protect outstanding academic programs in reading, writing, math and science, retain qualified teachers, help protect the full number of instructional days in the school year, and provide books/instructional materials, shall Saratoga Union Elementary School District authorize to levy $68 per parcel annually for eight years with independent oversight, no funds for administrators' salaries, a senior citizens' exemption and all funds staying local?

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