Yes! YES!!! The Range's preferred design for the state quarter, No. 2, is the overwhelming favorite of Arizonans who voted in a survey by State Treasurer Dean Martin. We've yet to learn which design came out ahead on Gov. Janet Napolitano's survey, but we're thrilled that Range readers appear to have risen as one to support quarter No. 2, which got half of the all votes cast for the five designs.
As you might recall, some of our junior staff--cough, Saxon, Kelli, cough, cough--suggested other designs. They're clearly out of touch with the majority of people in the state. Design No. 1 got the vote of only 13 percent of those surveyed. (In your face, Burns!) Once again, we see who is the master and who are the students ...
Tomorrow, Napolitano will unveil her pick.
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