Updated 2:30 pm CST, Thursday, November 8, 2018 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana House Democrats picked up at least one seat in this week's elections even as they waited Thursday for additional results that could break the chamber's long-running Republican supermajority. Republicans have held supermajorities of more than two-thirds in both the state House and the Senate since the 2012 election, allowing them to pass bills even if all Democrats boycotted votes. Democrats needed to pick up eight seats in the Senate to break its GOP supermajority, but got only one. The party needed to gain four House seats on Tuesday to break that chamber's Republican supermajority. They picked up one, the Lafayette-area House District 26, and were leading in two other close races — northwestern Indiana's House Districts 15 and 19, both of which have GOP incumbents. Meanwhile, the outcome of the fourth race — House District 4 — and the District 19 race remained unclear … [Read more...] about House Dems await election results, eyeing GOP supermajority
Final election results
John Martin Evansville Courier & Press Published 5:58 PM EST Nov 7, 2018 EVANSVILLE, Ind. — It was a heavy turnout election, and voters remained in line in at least two sites when polls closed. So, some delay in the posting of returns on Tuesday night might have been expected. But the final election results for Vanderburgh County were still not known until 9:20 or so, more than three hours after vote centers closed at 6. That meant a long wait for candidates — some of whom were involved in extremely close contests — and everyone else interested in the outcomes. At 7:30, Vanderburgh County was the only major metropolitan area in Indiana with no election returns showing. U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, whose Southwestern Indiana district includes 20 counties, was declared the winner of his race by the Associated Press at 7:45 p.m., before the district's most populous county, Vanderburgh, had any results posted at all. The results of … [Read more...] about What took Vanderburgh County election results so long?
Jen Todd Nashville Tennessean Published 2:24 p.m. UTC Aug 3, 2018 About one quarter of Sumner County voters cast their ballots in Thursday's election. A total of 28,228 participated in the election, including early and absentee votes, out of 105,465 registered voters in the county. While several county seats were uncontested since May's primary election, two school board spots and seven County Commissioner seats faced challengers. Here are the final results: Republican Primary Governor Diane Black: 7,155 U.S. Senate Marsha Blackburn: 17,571 U.S. House of Representatives District 6 Bob Corlew: 5,905 Tennessee House of Representatives District 40 Terri Lynn Weaver: 3,807 Chad Williams: 757 Tennessee House of Representatives District 44 William Lamberth: 6,522 Tennessee House of Representatives District 45 Avery Field: 1,219 Johnny Garrett: 6,362 State Committeeman District 18 Chris Hughes: 16,400 State Committeewoman District 18 Maria Stewart: 16,393 More: Bill Lee takes … [Read more...] about Sumner County 2018 final election results are in
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest The 9:01: Shelby County election results, Grizzlies lottery suggestions, and 17 things to do in Memphis in May The 9:01 looks at the results of yesterday's Shelby County election, wonders who might rep the Grizzlies at this month's NBA draft lottery, and peruses the May events calendar. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 1 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Chris Herrington, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee Published 9:01 a.m. CT May 2, 2018 | Updated 3:11 p.m. CT May 2, 2018 CLOSE Primaries and general elections are on the August 2, 2018 ballot … [Read more...] about The 9:01: Shelby County election results, Grizzlies lottery suggestions, and 17 things to do in Memphis in May
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest FINAL: Shelby County primary election results Updated results from key races around Shelby County Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. The Commercial Appeal Published 8:00 p.m. CT May 1, 2018 | Updated 10:50 p.m. CT May 1, 2018 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Election Day: Shelby County Primary Fullscreen Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Buy Photo May 1, 2018 - Danielle Inez, right, the campaign manager for Democrat Lee Harris, watches as Harris plays with her 3-year-old … [Read more...] about FINAL: Shelby County primary election results