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L.A. Metro's sales tax proposal will appear on the November ballot

L.A. Metro's sales tax proposal will appear on the November ballot

Los Angeles County voters will be asked in November to approve a half-cent sales tax increase that would continue indefinitely to fund a major expansion of Southern California’s transit network. 

The Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed Tuesday to add the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s tax increase proposal to a ballot already crowded with other initiatives. 

The proposal, approved by Metro’s directors in June, would generate at least $860 million per year to

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