Here are the Nov. 5 election results. Totals will be updated as they come in.
For the one local election, in which the Panola County Emergency Services District No. 1 asked for the adoption of a local sales and use tax at the rate of one half percent, the unofficial final results were 943 votes for and 1,141 votes against.
In the statewide wide election, the unofficial results Wednesday morning, with all counties reporting are as follows:
Proposition 1: The constitutional amendment permitting a person to hold more than one office as a municipal judge at the same time.
- Vote for: 617,865
- Votes against: 1,145,334
Proposition 2: The constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas water development board in an amount not to exceed $200 million to provide financial assistance for the development of certain projects in economically distressed areas.
- Vote for: 1,139,938
- Votes against: 612,952
Proposition 3: The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a temporary exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of certain property damaged by a disaster.
- Vote for: 1,489,261
- Votes against: 264,331
Proposition 4: The constitutional amendment prohibiting the imposition of an individual income tax, including a tax on an individuals share of partnership and unincorporated association income.
- Vote for:1,324,326
- Votes against: 441,433
Proposition 5: The constitutional amendment dedicating the revenue received from the existing state sales and use taxes that are imposed on sporting goods to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Historical Commission to protect Texas natural areas, water quality, and history by acquiring, managing, and improving state and local parks and historic sites while not increasing the rate of the state sales and use taxes.
- Vote for: 1,551,677
- Votes against:211,410
Proposition 6: The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to increase by $3 billion the maximum bond amount authorized for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.
- Vote for:1,108,468
- Votes against: 640,459
Proposition 7: The constitutional amendment allowing increased distributions to the available school fund.
- Vote for:1,287,549
- Votes against: 463,500
Proposition 8: The constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the flood infrastructure fund to assist in the financing of drainage, flood mitigation, and flood control projects.
- Vote for: 1,348,594
- Votes against: 406,989
Proposition 9: The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation precious metal held in a precious metal depository located in this state.
- Vote for:878,170
- Votes against: 819,442
Proposition 10: The constitutional amendment to allow the transfer of a law enforcement animal to a qualified caretaker in certain circumstances.
- Vote for: 1,657,451
- Votes against: 105,056