2005 Initiative Special Election Results - California
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  Initiative: Proposition 74: Public School Teachers. Waiting Period for Permanent StatusPopular Vote
No 4,329,025 55.18%
Yes 3,516,071 44.82%
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Election Notes:
  • Increases probationary period for public school teachers from two to five years.
  • Modifies the process by which school boards can dismiss a teaching employee who receives two consecutive unsatisfactory performance evaluations.
Demographic Data

2010 Population:37,253,956Enum.2010 Population Density:92.2persons/km2
2005 Population:35,827,943Est.2005 Population Density:88.7persons/km2
2000 Population:33,871,648Enum.2000 Population Density:83.9persons/km2
Land Area (2000):403,933km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.0%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: California Secretary of State. Statement of Vote 2005 Special Election November 8, 2005, California Secretary of State (http://vote2005.ss.ca.gov/Returns/prop/00.htm) (accessed 15 Jan 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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