Hello Loyal Readers,
As promised in “Part TWO!”, here is the final data set from my post “Examining Social Issues in Whatcom”, the marijuana legalization maps. I have used the same scale as the other two maps to keep everything consistent. Click on the maps to seem them expand.
As before, I took the percentage of YES votes on marijuana legalization and subtracted the NO percentage to get the difference, which I then colored onto the map. As a whole county, the measure passed 55.2% to 41.9%, which would make it a sparkling emerald. Glancing at these maps, you can see why. Almost all of Bellingham voted on yes on this measure, and most precincts supported it by a 2 to 1 margin. That’s significant. You would be hard pressed to find that much universal support for anything other than “Do you believe the traffic on the Guide-Meridian…
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