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Ada County Jail Bond falls short with voters

Ada County Jail
Posted at 2:02 PM, Nov 08, 2023

ADA COUNTY — Unofficial results show that the Ada County Jail Bond fell just shy of the percentage required for the bond to pass.

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With 100% of precincts reporting, results show the bond received 65.8% of votes In Favor of the bond, though it needed to receive 66.7% to pass.

  • In Favor: 68,799 votes
  • Against: 35,698 votes

The Ada County Clerk's Office told Idaho News 6 that there are currently no requests for a recount.

Moreelection results can be found on the Idaho News 6 website.