Prop 55 aims to extend a temporary tax to help fund education for 12 more years. The tax affects individuals earning $250,000 or more and couples earning $500,000 or more.
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Election day is November 8 and California voters face 17 propositions on the ballot.
Over the next few months we’ll be featuring explainers from KCET anchor Val Zavala to help you navigate the long list of propositions.
Find more over at KCET’s Ballot Brief.