Massachusetts voters have rejected the ballot measure to eliminate state personal income taxes. Question 1 fell short, coming in at more than 2-to-1 against.
That was a much bigger margin of defeat than six years ago, when a similar ballot question surprised many with 45 percent of the vote. WBUR's Curt Nickisch reports.
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