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Final poll numbers on Michigan Proposals 1-6

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(WJBK) - Voters will decide on six statewide proposals on Tuesday. With less than 24 hours before Election Day, take a look at the final results of polling from Foster McCollum White Baydoun, a nation polling firm based in Michigan.

Proposal 1

Ballot Proposal 12-1, a referendum on Michigan's Public Act 4 of 2011, also known as the Emergency Manager Law. This Public Act allows the State to establish criteria to assess the financial condition of local government units, including school districts and to put an emergency manager in charge of cities, townships, school districts and count ies that are in financial crisis and require EM to develop financial and operating plans, which may include modification or termination of contracts or reorganization of government.

If the election was held today, how would you vote on Proposal 12-1, to maintain or repeal Public Act 4?
Vote yes to maintain Public Act 4 - 49.24%
Vote no to repeal Public Act 4 - 40.60%
Undecided on Public Act 4 - 10.16%


Proposal 2

Ballot Proposal 12-2, the "Protect Our Jobs" proposed constitutional amendment would establish a new constitutional right for public and private sector employees to organize and bargain collectively with employers, Invalidate existing or future state or local laws that limit the ability to join unions and bargain collectively and override state laws that regulate hours and conditions of employment by adding section 28 to Article I and amending Article XI section 5 to the state Constitution.

If the election was held today, how would you vote on Proposal 12-2, the "Protect Our Jobs" amendment?
Vote yes on the "Protect Our Jobs" amendment - 41.20%
Vote no on the "Protect Our Jobs" amendment - 51.30%
Undecided on the "Protect Our Jobs" amendment - 7.50%


Proposal 3

Ballot Proposal 12-3, the Michigan Energy, Michigan Jobs constitutional amendment that would require utilities to obtain at least 25 percent of electricity from clean renewable energy sources (wind, solar, biomass and hydropower) by 2025; limit how much utilities can charge consumers for the cost of complying with this requirement; and require the legislature to create laws to encourage the development of Michigan clean energy jobs.

If the election was held today, how would you vote on Proposal 12-3 the "Clean Energy initiative" amendment?
Vote yes for the "Clean Energy initiative" amendment - 35.91%
Vote no on the "Clean Energy initiative" amendment - 57.49%
Undecided on the "Clean Energy initiative" amendment - 6.60%


Proposal 4


Ballot Proposal 12-4 is a constitutional amendment Proposal to establish the Michigan Quality Home Care Council and provide collective bargaining for in-home care workers. This proposal would allow in-home care workers to bargain collectively with the Michigan Quality Home Care Council (MQHCC) and require MQHCC to provide training for in-home care workers, create a registry of workers who pass background checks, and provide financial services to patients to manage the cost of in-home care and authorize the MQHCC to set minimum compensation standards and terms and conditions of employment.

If the election was held today, how would you vote on Proposal 12-4 the "home care council & collective bargaining" amendment?
Vote yes for the proposal 12-4 amendment - 41.08%
Vote no on the proposal 12-4 amendment - 53.21%
Undecided on the proposal 12-4 amendment - 5.72%


Proposal 5


Ballot Proposal 12-5, "The Michigan Alliance for Prosperity" proposed constitutional amendment would require a 2/3 majority vote of the State House and the State Senate, or a statewide vote of the people at a November election, in order for the State of Michigan to impose new or additional taxes on taxpayers or expand the base of taxation or increasing the rate of taxation.

If the election was held today, how would you vote on Proposal 12-6, the Michigan Alliance for Prosperity amendment?
Vote for yes to approve this amendment - 23.38%
Vote no on this amendment - 63.89%
Undecided on the ballot question - 12.73%

Proposal 6

Ballot Proposal 12-6 "The People Should Decide" proposed constitutional amendment that would require the approval of a majority of voters at a statewide election and in each municipality where "new international bridges or tunnels for motor vehicles" are to be located before the State of Michigan may expend state funds or resources on any new international bridges or tunnels.

If the election was held today, how would you vote on Proposal 12-6, "The People Should Decide" amendment?
Vote yes on the "The People Should Decide" amendment - 40.50%
Vote no on the "The People Should Decide" amendment - 54.48%
Undecided on the "The People Should Decide" amendment - 5.03%


Foster McCollum White Baydoun (FMW)B, a national public opinion polling and voter analytics consulting firm based in Michigan and representing the combined resources of Foster McCollum White & Associates (Troy Michigan) and Baydoun Consulting (Dearborn Michigan) conducted a telephone-automated polling random survey of Michigan registered and most likely November 2012 General election voters for Fox 2 News Detroit to determine their voting and issue preferences on the Presidential election.

The margin of error for this total polling sample is 2.24% with a confidence level of 95%.

Click here to read the entire poll study including methodology and results in the U.S. presidential race, US senate race, MI house race, proposals 1-6 and the Michigan Supreme Court.

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