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Category Archives: State

Keith Perry wins second term in state house

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 7, 2012 at 9:48 am

Keith Perry, the Republican Party candidate, defeated Democrat Andrew Morey Tuesday night for the House of Representatives District 21 seat.

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Siegmeister ahead for District 3 state attorney

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 7, 2012 at 9:54 am

Jeff Siegmeister is leading over Bill Brannon for the District 3 state attorney race.

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Only three Florida amendments likely to pass

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 10:18 pm

As of 10:15 p.m., only Amendments 2, 9 and 11 still claimed more than 60 percent of the votes on their respective measures, according to the Florida Department of State Division of Elections. Sixty percent of votes cast for a measure are […]

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Keith Perry ahead in state representative race

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 9:44 pm

Republican Keith Perry has received about 55 percent of the vote in the race for the District 21 seat in the Florida State House of Representatives, according to results from the Florida Election Watch. Andrew Morey, the Democratic candidate, had […]

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Nugent wins U.S. House District 11

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 9:49 pm

Florida’s Supervisor of Elections  is reporting Republican candidate Richard Nugent, with 64 percent of the vote, as the winner of the House of Representatives seat in Florida’s District 11. Nugent defeated Democrat David Werder for the seat. Because of district boundaries changing, […]

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Hukill leads in District 8 state Senate race

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 9:25 pm

Republican Dorothy Hukill is leading Democrat Frank Bruno.

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Amendments 2, 9, 11 still leading

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 10:15 pm

Amendments 2, 9 and 11 still hold more than 60 percent of the votes on their respective measures, as of 9:15 p.m., according to the Florida Department of State Division of Elections. Sixty percent of votes cast for a measure are required […]

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Florida judges win retention

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 9:52 pm

Three state Supreme Court justices have won retention, overcoming a Republican bid to oust them, the Associated Press reported. Justices R. Fred Lewis, Barbara Pariente and Peggy Quince each led about 67 percent to 33 percent Tuesday with more than […]

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Baker County voting results to be delayed

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 9:04 pm

Baker County is facing technical difficulties, and voting counts may be delayed for several hours, according to The Baker County Press Twitter account. The account cites the elections supervisor as the source. As of 9 p.m., the website for the […]

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Board of Governors student representative measure losing

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 9:01 pm

The Florida Department of State Division of Elections reported as of 8:58 p.m. that 59.42 percent of more than 5 million ballots voted to reject Amendment 12. Votes to pass it tallied at 40.58 percent. This proposal would change how […]

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