Measure 66 and 67 pass. Taxes to rise.

Measure 66
Yes 54%
No 46%

Measure 67
Yes 53.6%
No 46.4%

As of 1:00am and with 92% votes counted.

The Oregonian newspaper is calling the election as both Measure 66 and 67 as passing. It is usual for the numbers to tighten as rural counties send in data later than the big cities, but not enough with these results to satisfy experts who say the lead is too great. Catalyst will attempt to update numbers as they come in.