Florida School Prayer, Straw Poll 3 (March 1972)

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The Florida School Prayer Straw Poll was an advisory question on the March 14, 1972 ballot in Florida, where it was approved.

This measure stated that Floridians favored a U.S. Constitutional Amendment to allow prayer in public schools.[1][2][3]

Election results

Florida Straw Poll 3 (March 1972)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,133,079 79.35%
No294,84820.65%

Unofficial election results via: Ocala Star-Banner (March 15, 1972)

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Do you favor an amendment to the U.S. Constitution to allow prayer in the public schools?[1][4]

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