General Election Overview: November 8, 1955

Official Tabulation: November 8, 1955

Vote on Constitutional Amendment

PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS

To provide for a long range building program for public buildings and structures, excluding highways, and for the issuance of $150,000,000 in securities to provide the funds therefor.

YES 1,154,976

NO 909,030

 

To provide that the conpensation of any officer may be increased or diminished during his existing term.

YES 793,384

NO 1,142,738

 

To provide that the compensation of judges of the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals, Probate Court, and the Court of Common Pleas and of other courts inferior to the Court of Appeals, may be increased or diminished during their term of office.

 YES 849,677

NO 1,107,646

 

Vote on Proposed Law, November 8, 1955


PROPOSED LAW

To increase unemployment compensation.

YES 856,326

NO 1,481,339