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«Kriegsgeschäfte-Initiative»

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «Für ein Verbot der Finanzierung von Kriegsmaterialproduzenten»
Voting day 29.11.2020
Vote Nº 637
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Security policy > Armed forces > Armament
State organisation > Institutions > National Bank
Economy > Finance
Description by Année Politique Suisse Link (in German / French)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators GSoA und Junge Grüne
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 104,612
Time used to collect signatures 436 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 19.038
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 371 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (72 Yes, 125 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (13 Yes, 32 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
EVP
GPS
PdA
SPS
No
BDP
CVP
EDU
FDP
GLP
MCG
SD
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 33.1% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
VPOD
GSoA
Alternative Liste Zürich
JGLP ZH
Schweizerischer Friedensrat
Solidarité sans frontières
No
eco
SAV
Schweizerischer Pensionskassenverband
Versicherungsverband
SwissBanking
Swissmem
Schweizerischer Verband für Seniorenfragen
Deviating party sections
Free vote
CVP BE
Number of adverts in print media 158
Percentage of adverts for a 'yes' 18%
Analysis of the advertising campaign by Année Politique PDF (in German)
Media coverage: number of articles 194
Media coverage: tonality 1 (predominantly positive)
Media coverage: fög analysis PDF / Link (in German)
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (42.55% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (3.5 Yes, 19.5 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
FR
GL
GR
LU
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Accepted
BS
GE
JU
NE
Turnout 46.93%
Overview of voting result by the Federal Chancellery Link (in German)
Interactive map by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office
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