Speech to Text for Supporters react to Special Election Results
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about this special pam marsh says, "oh, we're so excited here, it looks like measure 101 is passing handily across the state and initially in jackson county, this is terrific work and just a validation of the importance of our healthcare system to oregonians." arthur baden, co chair of the jaco dem. campaign committee says, ""it makes me proud to live in a state where we care about our citizens and we're all in it together." measure 101 is a tax on insurance companies and some hospitals -- to help pay for medicaid for some oregonians. voter turnout in jackson county was around 40 percent. eliana sheriff says, "organizers here say voter turnout is everything in a special election, here in jackson county they knocked on 4500 doors to get out the vote." joyce chapman says, "my part was to get out the vote and see healthcare was passed in oregon." in medford, eliana sheriff newswatch 12 we will continue to update the results on our website, kdrv.com,