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Happytown: A requieum for a Twinkie, more on elections aftermath

Hostess goes out of business and takes 280 Orlando jobs with it, Gov. Rick Scott demands some answers about who made this elections mess, the final tallies on the amendment votes

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Amendment 1: To declare it unconstitutional to make people purchase health care (aka, the anti-Obamacare amendment).
Yes: 48.5 percent
No: 51.5 percent.
Result: Not passed

Amendment 2: Property-tax discounts for disabled veterans
Yes: 63.26 percent
No: 36.74 percent
Result: Passed

Amendment 3: State government revenue limitation
Yes: 42.44 percent
No: 57.56 percent
Result: Not passed

Amendment 4: Reduction of property taxes
Yes: 43.18 percent
No: 58.82 percent
Result: Not passed

Amendment 5: Give state legislature more power over state Supreme Court
Yes: 36.95 percent
No: 63.05 percent
Result: Not Passed

Amendment 6: Restricting funding for abortions
Yes: 44.91 percent
No: 55.09 percent
Result: Not passed

Amendment 8: Religious Freedom
Yes: 44.53 percent
No: 55.47 percent
Result: Not passed

Amendment 9: Property tax exemption for widows of first responders and veterans
Yes: 61.68
No: 38.32
Result: Passed

Amendment 10: Personal property tax exemption
Yes: 45.49 percent
No: 54.51 percent
Result: Not passed

Amendment 11: Property tax exemption for low-income seniors
Yes: 61.26 percent
No: 38.74 percent
Result: Passed

Amendment 12: Student body president
Yes: 41.55 percent
No: 58.45 percent
Result: Not passed

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