California Voters Defeat Two Propositions

Williams, Rochelle
October 2003
Bond Buyer;10/9/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31737, p36
Trade Publication
Reports on the California voters defeat on two propositions. Inclusion of the special election; Dedication of the propositions; Impact on various racial ands ethnic groups.


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