So who got the most votes in this election cycle? Well, you may be surprised because it’s not a who but a what. At just about 60% support, legalization of recreational marijuana received 1,864,761 votes in favor of the initiative.
The next biggest winner percentage wise at about 52% support was a 3.5% income tax increase.
In fact there were only three statewide vote getters that garnered over 50% support. Legal weed at 59.94% as well as prop 208’s tax increase at 51.89%. The third? The third was the only statewide candidate to get over 50% support, Senate Candidate Mark Kelly at 51.44%