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November 8, 2011

Rowan election results

Nov. 8, 2011 —     Six statewide races were on today’s ballot. Here are the unofficial precinct totals for Rowan County:

Governor, lieutenant governor   

    • Gov. Steve Beshear and former Louisville mayor Jerry Abramson, Democrats- 2308

    • Republicans Sen. David Williams and State Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer- 1028

    • Independents Gatewood Galbrath and Dea Riley- 446

Secretary of State

    • Republican Bill Johnson- 958

    • Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes- 2801

Attorney General

     • Republican Todd P’Pool- 1252

    • Democratic incumbent Jack Conway- 2457

State auditor

    • Republican John Kemper- 1118

    • Democrat Adam Edelen- 2458

State treasurer

    • Republican K.C. Crosbie- 1335

    • Democratic incumbent L.J. “Todd” Hollenbach- 2153

    • Libertarian Kenneth C. Moellman Jr.- 176

Commissioner of Agriculture

    • Republican State Rep. James Comer- 1957

    • Democrat Robert “Bob” Farmer-1715

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