The Napa County Republican Party has made the following endorsements:
Local and statewide measures
1. Napa County Measure K, Sales Tax for Water, Parks and Open Space Preservation - A measure enacting a 0.25% sales tax to fund water, park, and open space preservation is on the ballot for Napa voters in Napa County.
A 'yes' is a vote in support of a 0.25% sales tax to fund the Napa Open Space District Master Plan, which aims to preserve parks, water, and open spaces, increasing the sales tax from 7.75% to 8%.
A 'no' is a vote in opposition to a 0.25% sales tax to fund the Napa Open Space District Master Plan, maintaining the sales tax rate of 7.75%.
Napa County Republican Committee recommends a “no” vote.
2. California Proposition 13, the School and College Facilities Bond, is on the ballot in California as a legislatively referred bond question on March 3, 2020.
Proposition 13 would authorize $15 billion in bonds for school and college facilities in California, including $9 billion for preschool and K-12 schools, $4 billion for universities, and $2 billion for community colleges. According to the California Legislative Analyst Office, the state would make payments totaling an estimated $26 billion, including $15 billion in principal and $11 billion in interest, over 35 years from the General Fund.
A 'yes' vote supports this measure to authorize $15 billion in general obligation bonds for school and college facilities, including $9 billion for preschool and K-12 schools, $4 Billion for universities, and $2 billion for community colleges.
A 'no' vote opposes this measure to authorize $15 billion in general obligation bonds for school and college facilities.
Napa County Republican Committee Recommends a “no” vote.
Endorsements for local and statewide candidates in our county and district
-- Donald J. Trump / President of the United States;
-- Scott Giblin / U.S. Congress District 5;
-- Carlos Santamaria / State Senate District 3 (write-in candidate);
-- Matt Nelson / State Assembly District 4;
-- Bob Minahen / Napa County Treasurer-Tax Collector.
If you have questions, please call us at 226-9151 or go to our website at napagop.org. Our election headquarters is also open at 2005 Delpha Dr., Napa. Visit us on Facebook at Napa County Republican Party.
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