Thursday, November 8, 2012
We delve into election results to see how Fairlawn and Bath residents voted on the presidential, senate and other races down the ballot.
Barack Obama won the national vote and he won in Ohio. He also won in Fairlawn, according to unofficial vote totals from the Summit County Board of Elections. However, Bath Township voters turned out for Mitt Romney. While Summit County is a Democratic stronghold, Republicans needed to perform well in the suburbs to shave off votes from the president's total. However, Romney's votes in Fairlawn and Bath were not enough to help him. Here's a breakdown of how each of the precincts voted for president.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
President Barack Obama won Ohio, and the presidency, according to NBC News and the Associated Press.
President Barack Obama has won Ohio and reclaimed the presidency of the United States. Obama narrowly won the popular vote over Republican challenger Mitt Romney, and claimed enough Electoral College votes to win a second term in the White House. And in the heated and expensive race for one of Ohio's U.S. Senate seats, Sen. Sherrod Brown has defeated GOP challenger Josh Mandel to reclaim his U.S. Senate seat, according to projections from NBC News and the Associated Press. "Today in Ohio, in the middle of America, the middle class won," Brown said in a prepared statement. RESULTS UPDATED AT 1 A.M. NOV. 7, 96% Precincts Reporting Obama-Biden Sherrod Brown Betty Sutton STATE BALLOT ISSUES Ohio may be the most important state in today's …
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Click here for updates on federal races in Northeast Ohio. Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter too! Use the hashtag #PatchElections. LIVE ELECTION 2012 RESULTS: (Information is unofficial and supplied by the Summit County Board of Elections.) (Issue 73 is a 2.25-mill renewal levy for the protection and placement of abused and neglected children.) * indicates incumbent. To read more about each candidate or race, click here for the Patch Voter Guide and here for the Akron Area League of Women Voters Voter Guide