The Official 1998 Massachusetts Ballot Questions

A Message from the 
Secretary of the Commonwealth

Offices on the 1998 Ballot

The 1998 Ballot Questions:

Question 1: 
Setting Compensation 
of State Legislators

Question 2: 
Public Campaign Financing

Question 3: 
Tax Rate on Interest 
and Dividend Income

Question 4: 
Electric Utility Industry

Contact Information for Ballot Questions...

Checklist for Election Day

Published by
William Francis Galvin
Secretary of the Commonwealth
Elections Division
One Ashburton Place, Room 1705
Boston, MA 02108
Telephone: (617) 727-2828
Toll-free: 1-800-462-VOTE (in Massachusetts only)
Fax: (617) 742-3238
updated 10/8/98

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Offices on the Ballot in 1998... 
This year the following offices will appear on the ballot:

- Governor/Lieutenant Governor (4 years)

- Attorney General (4 years)

- Secretary of the Commonwealth (4 years)

- Treasurer and Receiver General (4 years)

- Auditor (4 years)

- United States Representative (2 years)

- Governor's Council (2 years)

- State Senator (2 years)

- State Representative (2 years)

- County Commissioner (4 years) to be elected in each county except Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Suffolk and Worcester

- District Attorney (4 years)

- Sheriff (6 years)

- Clerk, Supreme Judicial Court (2 years) Suffolk County only (vacancy)


1998 Massachusetts State Election Results