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Politics Oregon GMO food label measure headed for recount Oregon GMO food label measure headed for recount
Statewide vote totals released Monday show an Oregon ballot measure that would require labeling of genetically modified foods was losing by a mere 812 votes and will go to an automatic recount.
Politics GMO Measure 92 failing by 4,149 votes GMO Measure 92 failing by 4,149 votes
The vote count on Measure 92 as of November 20 shows it failing 50.14 percent to 49.86 percent. The .28 percent difference is not enough to trigger an automatic recount under Oregon Revised Statue 258.290.
Politics Parties hope for gains in Oregon Legislature Parties hope for gains in Oregon Legislature
Democrats are fighting to keep control of the Oregon House and Senate as Republicans aim to pick up enough seats in Tuesday's election to regain influence in state politics.