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All Six Oklahoma State Questions Pass; Vision2 Fails in Tulsa County

Filed by KOSU News in State Impact.
November 7, 2012

Oklahoma voters approved all six state questions Tuesday, but citizens in Tulsa County turned down both Vision2 propositions.

Statewide, voter turnout was high, and all state questions passed with ‘yes’ votes by wide margins. And while polling suggested voters in Tulsa County voters might deliver a split decision on the two-part Vision2 sales tax extension, both propositions failed.

Provisional ballots cast in Oklahoma won’t be counted until after 5 p.m. on Friday, but here are the final “unofficial” results from the State Election Board as of 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.

State Questions

97.6 percent of precincts reporting as of 12:30 a.m.

State Question Concerning % Yes % No
SQ 758 Capping Assements on Property Taxes 67.6% 32.4%
SQ 759 Ending Affirmative Action 59.1% 40.9%
SQ 762 Governor and Parole Process 59.2% 40.8%
SQ 764 Water Bonds 56.6% 43.4%
SQ 765 DHS Commission 59.9% 40.1%
SQ 766 Intangible Property Taxes 64.9% 35.1%

Source: Oklahoma State Election Board

Vision2

93.9 percent of Tulsa County precincts reporting as of 12:30 a.m.

Concerning % Yes % No
Proposition 1 Airport Upgrades, Closing Fund 44.1% 55.9%
Proposition 2 Quality-of-Life Improvements 45.5% 54.5%

Source: Oklahoma State Election Board

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