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Vancouver Keeps Mayor, Washington Rejects GMO Labels

OPB | Nov. 5, 2013 9:45 p.m. | Updated: Nov. 6, 2013 8:30 a.m.

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Final but unofficial election results show Vancouver mayor Tim Leavitt has been reelected and Washington voters have rejected the GMO label initiative.

People showed their support for Vancouver Mayor Tim Leavitt by wearing campaign T-shirts.

People showed their support for Vancouver Mayor Tim Leavitt by wearing campaign T-shirts.

Tess Freeman / OPB

Jump to Results: Vancouver Mayor’s Race | Washington Initiative 522: GMO Food Labeling | Damascas Disincorporation | Curry County Public Safety Levy | Bend Lodging Tax

Vancouver Mayor’s Race

Clark County Election results

Click here for OPB’s story. Results postmarked Tuesday will still be counted. The initial tally:

Tim Leavitt 10,547 53.17% of votes
Bill Turlay 9,141 46.08% of votes
Write-Ins 149 0.75% of votes

 

Washington Initiative 522: Requiring labels for genetically engineered food

Washington State results

Click here for the Northwest News Network’s story. Results as of 7 a.m. Wednesday:

 

Yes 445,535 45.16% of votes
No 540,995 54.84% of votes

 

Shall the city of Damascus be disincorporated?

Clackamas County results

Click for the story. Requires a “Yes” vote by half of all registered voters within the district to pass, or approximately 3,440 “yes” votes. Results as of 7 a.m. Wednesday:

Yes 2,873 63.5% of votes
No 1,653 36.5% of votes

 

Curry County Measure 8-73: A three-year public safety levy

Curry County Elections

Click for the story. Results as of 7 a.m. Wednesday:

Yes 3,422 41.96% of votes
No 4,733 58.04% of votes

 

Shall the city of Bend increase its lodging tax?

Deschutes County Elections

Click for the story. Results as of 7:10 a.m. Wednesday:

Yes 10,175    62.42% of votes
No 6,125 37.58%of votes

 

Deschutes County Transient Room Tax, 9-96

Deschutes County Elections

Click for the story. Results as of 7:10 a.m. Wednesday:

Yes 20,752  61.31% of votes
No 13,098 38.69%of votes

Clark County Freeholder elections

Click here for coverage from The Columbian.
Click here for Clark County election results.

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