Unofficial Results Tuesday, November 4, 2008
Precincts Reporting in State: 100% 4,131 of 4,131
Last Updated: 01/03/09 6:32 PM
Voters Registered at 7AM: 3,199,981
Results for Constitutional AmendmentsDetermining passage of the Constitutional Amendment requires knowledge of the total number of voters casting ballots. This number is estimated by using the votes for U.S. Senator as a key race, and is replaced by actual precinct statistics when available.
|Estimated Total Number of Voters||Calculated using votes for or actual statistics.|
|Yes||Actual YES votes cast|
|No||Actual NO votes cast|
|Estimated Blanks||Equals Estimated Total Number of Voters minus Yes votes and No votes|
|Estimated Percent of YES*||YES divided by Estimated Total Number of Voters, displayed as a percentage|
|*An estimated YES percentage of greater than 50% is an indication of likely passage of an amendment.|
|CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT Show Question|
|CLEAN WATER, WILDLIFE, CULTURAL HERITAGE, AND NATURAL AREAS|
Shall the Minnesota Constitution be amended to dedicate funding to protect our drinking water sources; to protect, enhance, and restore our wetlands, prairies, forests, and fish, game, and wildlife habitat; to preserve our arts and cultural heritage; to support our parks and trails; and to protect, enhance, and restore our lakes, rivers, streams, and groundwater by increasing the sales and use tax rate beginning July 1, 2009, by three-eighths of one percent on taxable sales until the year 2034?
|Estimated Total Number of Voters||2,920,214|
|Estimated Percent of YES*||55.99%|