1998 Initiative General Election Results - Oregon
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  Initiative: Measure 66 (Lottery Funds for Nature Preservation)Popular Vote
Yes 742,038 67.20%
No 362,247 32.80%
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Election Notes:
  • Measure dedicates 15 percent of net lottery proceeds to new fund for parks, beaches; salmon, wildlife habitat, watershed protection. Dedicates half of fund to create, maintain state parks, ocean shores, public beach access areas, historic sites, recreation areas. Dedicates other half for single agency to administer funds to protect native salmon, wildlife habitat, watersheds, using at least 65 percent for capital expenditures. Requires biennial audits, voter renewal in 2014. Other provisions.
Demographic Data

2000 Population:3,421,399Enum.2000 Population Density:13.8persons/km2
1998 Population:3,352,449Est.1998 Population Density:13.5persons/km2
1990 Population:2,842,337Enum.1990 Population Density:11.4persons/km2
Land Area (2000):248,631km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.9%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Oregon Secretary of State. Official Results- November 3, 1998 General Election, Oregon Secretary of State (http://www.sos.state.or.us/elections/nov398/other.info/m66.htm) (accessed 13 May 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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