Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Democratic incumbent Clint Zweifel gave his acceptance speech just before midnight Tuesday, after a night of number watching in a close race with Republican challenger Cole McNary.
Democratic incumbent Clint Zweifel and Republican challenger Rep. Cole McNary faced off in the Nov. 6 election for the position of Missouri State Treasurer. As results came in Tuesday night, both candidates gathered with friends and family at St. Louis area watch parties. Initially, it was a tight race, but ultimately Zweifel declared victory and thanked his supporters just before midnight. "I think a lot of this illustrates hard work and investment in each other," Zweifel said. With 100 percent of the precincts counted early Wednesday morning, Zweifel had 50.3 percent of the vote and McNary had 45.5 percent of the vote. Zweifel tells Patch McNary did call him and concede Tuesday night. Both parties tell Patch they knew it would be a …
Patch will have updates on results as they become available. But when do polls close in some of the key presidential swing states?
Missouri voters have until 7 p.m. to cast their Election 2012 ballots, but voting in other key swing states ends hours before then, and exit polling could provide an early indication of whether President Barack Obama or Mitt Romney wins the White House. The earliest key state to watch for is Virginia, where polls close at 6 p.m. St. Louis time. Voting ends 30 minutes later in swing states Ohio and North Carolina. At 7 p.m. St. Louis time, swing states Florida, Pennsylvania and New Hampshire close their polls. Wisconsin polls close at 8 p.m. St. Louis time. Nevada, the final swing state that could prove as pivotal as Iowa, also closes its voting at 9 p.m. St. Louis time. Check here as Patch updates Election 2012 results as they come in.
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
According to unofficial election results from the Secretary of State, Koenen, of Oakville, has won the Democratic nomination by 49 votes. Lack of results from two St. Louis County precincts held up the final unofficial determination.
With 470 out of 470 precincts reporting, Glenn Koenen, of Oakville, has won the Democratic nomination for the 2nd Congressional District with 7893 votes, according to the Seceretary of State election results website. The unofficial election results show Koenen won the race by only 49 votes. Harold Whitfield, of Kirkwood, had 7,844 votes, George (Boots) Weber, of Eureka, came in third place with 7,545 votes. Marshall Works, of Ballwin, had only 4,531 votes. These results were just released. At 9 a.m, a spokeswoman with the Secretary of State Office said that they were awaiting final votes from two precincts in St. Louis County. Rita Days, director of the St. Louis County Election Board, said the results were delayed because "we had …
Final, unofficial returns from Tuesday's primary elections.
U.S. Rep. Todd Akin carried Jefferson County in Tuesday's Republican primary, garnering 38 percent of the vote in his statewide bid to be the Republican nominee in the U.S. Senate race. Dave Spence finished first in Jefferson County in the four-man race for the Republican nomination for Missouri governor. The GOP nominee will face Gov. Jay Nixon in the November general election. Constitutional Amendment No. 2, the so-called "right to pray" amendment that was passing statewide, commanded an 85-15 percent margin in Jefferson County. In other Jefferson County results, the Fox C-6 School District was successful in its bid to pass a bond issue, getting 67.55 percent of the vote to achieve an easy victory. Republican Jefferson County Council …
Todd Akin declares victory in the Republican primary last night, taking about 36 percent of the vote with 90 precincts reporting.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
With 100 percent of the precincts reporting, the Jefferson County Municipal Election has the unofficial winners.
Here are the results for the Jefferson County's elections. Data courtesy of the Jefferson County Municipal Election website. Winners in bold lettering.