Voters ended a two-year Election Day trend of rejecting ballot bonds with an Overwhelming thumbs-up on Tuesday to this year's proposals.

Around the nation, voters approved $7.3 billion of $11.73 billion of bonds, according to The Bond Buyer's preliminary results. They gave the nod to 238 issues of 383 proposed ballot measures, or 62% of the dollar volume.

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