Prop 203 Update: Closer, but No Cigar -- Yet
Proposition 203's chances of passing rose a bit today, then fell some.
With 89,000 early ballots and provisional ballots left to be counted, the game isn't over yet.
But the "yes" votes just can't seem to get a solid break.
Just before 4 p.m., the gap between "yes" and "no" votes closed further than ever, according to the Secretary of State's Web site. Opponents were ahead by only 2,376. That should have heartened supporters, because the pro-203 trend seen last night seemed to be continuing.
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Miami Marlins
TicketsFri., Sep. 22, 6:40pm
Arizona Cardinals Game Zone - 9/25 - Not A Game Ticket
TicketsMon., Sep. 25, 2:15pm
Arizona Cardinals vs. Dallas Cowboys
TicketsMon., Sep. 25, 5:30pm
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Francisco Giants
TicketsMon., Sep. 25, 6:40pm
WWE Smackdown Live
TicketsTue., Sep. 26, 4:45pm
The 5:25 p.m. update wasn't as rosy. Now, there are 3,169 "no" votes in the lead.
With most of the uncounted votes in Maricopa County, which has trended just into the "no" side since results first started coming in, it would be surprising if 203 caught up. But it's possible.
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Phoenix, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.