2005 Referendum Special Election Results - Colorado
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Z on 2007-05-11

  Referendum: Referendum C (State Spending Increase)Popular Vote
Yes 600,222 52.06%
No 552,662 47.94%
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Election Notes:
  • Authorizes state to exceed constitutional spending caps to better provide for budgetary needs; effective for the next five fiscal years, beginning with the 2005-2006 fiscal year. Requires the retained excess revenue to be used to pay for education, health care, roads and other strategic transportation projects, and retirement plans for firefighters and police officers.
  • Special Election held on November 1, 2005
Demographic Data

2010 Population:5,029,196Enum.2010 Population Density:18.7persons/km2
2005 Population:4,631,888Est.2005 Population Density:17.2persons/km2
2000 Population:4,301,261Enum.2000 Population Density:16.0persons/km2
Land Area (2000):268,627km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.6%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Colorado Secretary of State. Colorado Cumulative Report- Official Results, Colorado Secretary of State (http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/electionresults2005/COLORADO-CUMULATIVE.htm) (accessed 11 May 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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