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November 2014 General Election

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Now Playing! The Proposition Song



The Proposition Song is set to a traditional blues melody. The lyrics were written by CVF's president, Kim Alexander and the song was recorded on October 16th at Capital Public Radio's studio in downtown Sacramento.

The Proposition Song Players:

Kim Alexander (vocals, banjo)

Dave Oliver (vocals, ukulele)

Bob Keller (fiddle)

John Kiene (guitar)

David Rees (bass)

Videography: Kate Bosworth, Shelly Lusk and Pete Hellmuth

Video editor: Steve Anselmino

Studio recording: Katie Orr

Produced by the California Voter Foundation with support from the Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation

Special thanks to: Katie Orr, Capital Public Radio, and the Old Ironsides

News organizations, radio stations and anyone else who wants to broadcast part or all of this song has permission to do so, provided that credit is given to the California Voter Foundation and its web site,, and the song is used for reporting, public education or other nonpartisan, noncommercial purposes.

High-quality HD WAV audio and video files are also available to stations for broadcast. Contact Kim Alexander for details.


Proposition Song Players, L-R: David Rees, Kim Alexander, David Oliver, John Kiene and Bob Keller


Proposition Song performance at Old Ironsides in Sacramento, October 16, 2014




This page was first published on April 26,2014 | Last updated on October 23, 2014
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