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Union County Primary Election 2016 Unofficial Results; Elder Wins Local Jailer Race

Union County Primary Election 2016 Unofficial Results; Elder Wins Local Jailer Race

Bill Stephens

May 17th, 2016

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Here are the unofficial totals of all 16 precincts, including absentee ballots, in Union County:

Republican – U.S. Senator Race

James R. GOULD                              29 votes           10.90%

Rand PAUL                                      225 votes           84.59%

Stephen Howard SLAUGHTER        12 votes            4.51%

 

Republican – U.S. Representative in Congress 1st District

Mike PAPE                                         113 votes         42.64%

Miles A. CAUGHEY JR                       4 votes           1.51%

Jason BATTS                                        39 votes         14.72%

James R. COMER                              109 votes         41.13%

 

Democrat – President of the United States

Martin J. O’MALLEY                            60 votes         2.67%

Bernard “Bernie” SANDERS           1,106 votes      49.27%

Hillary Clinton                                       672 votes     29.93%

Roque Rocky DE LA FUENTE             19 votes        0.85%

“UNCOMMITTED”                               388 votes    17.28%

 

Democrat – U.S. Senator

Jim GRAY                                          1,176 votes      60.93%

Rory HOULIHAN                                  65 votes        3.37%

Jeff KENDER                                                   127 votes         6.58%

Ron LEACH                                          246 votes      12.75%

Tom RECKTENWALD                          53 votes      27.75%

Grant T. SHORT                                   119 votes         6.17%

Sellus WILDER                                     144 votes         7.46%

 

Democrat – U.S. Representative in Congress 1st District

Tom OSBORNE                                 1,170 votes        65.62%

Samuel L. GASKINS                            613 votes        34.38%

 

Democrat – JAILER (Unexpired Term)

Michelle STEELE                                 842 votes       36.25%

Shawn ELDER                                   1,481 votes      63.75%

Union County Clerk Trey Peak tells WMSK News the turnout in the county for the Primary Election Tuesday was about 26 percent. He believes the low turnout was due to the rainy and cool weather conditions.

 

 

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