State Issue 5: November 4, 2008

Official Amended Results

Issue 5 - Referendum on Legislation Making Changes to Check Cashing Lending, Sometimes Known as "Payday Lending," Fees, Interest Rates and Practices Initiative Petition (PDF).

CountyState Issue 5 Yes *State Issue 5 No
Adams
5,231
5,571
Allen
27,113
21,320
Ashland
15,400
8,772
Ashtabula
26,751
16,453
Athens
18,849
8,394
Auglaize
12,941
9,700
Belmont
18,660
12,091
Brown
10,073
9,344
Butler
95,497
66,838
Carroll
7,740
5,774
Champaign
11,141
6,921
Clark
41,285
23,149
Clermont
53,374
38,443
Clinton
10,136
8,509
Columbiana
28,619
18,728
Coshocton
10,104
6,258
Crawford
11,621
8,599
Cuyahoga
401,396
189,184
Darke
13,733
10,876
Defiance
11,137
7,061
Delaware
57,974
28,815
Erie
24,974
14,593
Fairfield
45,540
23,307
Fayette
6,657
4,521
Franklin
360,412
158,859
Fulton
11,800
8,973
Gallia
7,242
5,281
Geauga
32,551
15,206
Greene
51,897
26,821
Guernsey
9,956
6,587
Hamilton
244,625
151,344
Hancock
20,683
14,319
Hardin
6,970
5,512
Harrison
4,222
3,239
Henry
7,852
6,266
Highland
9,371
9,200
Hocking
7,643
4,777
Holmes
6,040
4,148
Huron
14,560
9,884
Jackson
7,693
5,557
Jefferson
19,797
14,585
Knox
17,008
9,666
Lake
75,794
37,380
Lawrence
16,268
9,544
Licking
50,519
28,121
Logan
12,564
8,789
Lorain
92,362
44,240
Lucas
121,942
80,862
Madison
10,841
5,933
Mahoning
72,000
49,287
Marion
16,484
11,455
Medina
57,368
27,695
Meigs
6,008
3,930
Mercer
11,947
8,214
Miami
30,093
20,039
Monroe
3,549
3,119
Montgomery
164,734
97,154
Morgan
3,686
2,636
Morrow
8,955
7,085
Muskingum
21,751
15,772
Noble
3,453
2,403
Ottawa
12,976
9,173
Paulding
5,506
3,609
Perry
8,592
6,148
Pickaway
13,721
8,925
Pike
6,789
5,088
Portage
47,871
25,261
Preble
11,430
8,691
Putnam
9,200
8,458
Richland
34,187
23,472
Ross
18,006
12,302
Sandusky
16,498
12,624
Scioto
19,122
11,294
Seneca
14,898
11,328
Shelby
12,866
9,647
Stark
114,969
60,982
Summit
186,765
73,790
Trumbull
60,588
41,553
Tuscarawas
25,793
14,838
Union
14,307
9,470
Van Wert
8,165
5,704
Vinton
3,177
2,361
Warren
60,934
39,184
Washington
19,580
9,269
Wayne
32,377
16,394
Williams
10,359
7,061
Wood
36,268
24,870
Wyandot
5,438
5,122
Totals
3,396,968
1,943,721
Percentage of Votes
63.61%
36.39%