HERMISTON — Oregonians passed Ballot Measure 112, the push to remove terms relating to slavery from the Oregon Constitution, 55.6% to 44.4%. But rural counties, including in Eastern Oregon, voted down the measure.
Baker County voters rejected the measure 71.7% to 28.3%. Union County voters rejected it 68.6% to 31.4%. Grant County voted it down 71.9% to 28.1%. Morrow County said no 72.6% to 27.4%. Umatilla County voters were against the measure 69.1% to 30.9%.
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