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The Election is over, and the results are in

 

Clarksville, TN – Across Tennessee yesterday, the  voters went to the polls to elect their representatives to variety of Federal, State, and Local offices. In Montgomery County voters cast ballots for the Tennessee Governor, Two congressional seats, three Tennessee House seats,  the Clarksville City Mayor, and half of the city council seats.

In the Federal and Tennessee Governor’s Race, Republicans overwhelmingly won in Montgomery County; and across the state. Tennessee will likely be moving to to a deeper shade of red, as the strong Republican majority will control the upcoming redistricting process.

The Victorious Candidates: Kaye Jones, Geno Grubbs, Kim McMillan, Joe Pitts, Marc Harris, and Bill Summers at the Riverview Inn on election night.

The Victorious Candidates: Kaye Jones, Geno Grubbs, Kim McMillan, Joe Pitts, Marc Harris, and Bill Summers at the Riverview Inn on election night.

In the State races, Montgomery County voters showed confidence in their state legislative delegation, by voting to return them for another term.

In the hard fought City Mayor’s race, Kim McMillan defeated Jeff Burkhart receiving 48% of the vote. The City Council races went mostly as expected, with the exception of  Ward 11; where Kaye Jones  defeated incumbent Bill Forrester. In Ward 1, Nick Steward was selected by the voters to replace outgoing Councilwoman Barbara Johnson.

Additional election coverage will be forthcoming later in the day.

Results

Federal Election Results

U.S. House of Representatives District 07

Marsha Blackburn – R 158,892
Greg Rabidoux – D 54,341
J. W. (Bill) Stone – I 6,319

U.S. House of Representatives District 08

Stephen Lee Fincher – R 98,637
Roy Herron – D 64,849
Donn Janes – I 2,437
Mark J. Rawles – I 1,235

State Election Results

Tennessee Governor

Bill Haslam – R 1,041,576
Mike McWherter – D 529,983
Bayron Binkley – I 4,664
Brandon Dodds – I 4,731
Samuel David Duck – I 1,753
David Gatchell – I 864
June Griffin – I 2,584
Toni K. Hall – I 996
Mike Knois – I 598
Boyce T. McCall – I 828
Donald Ray McFolin – I 583
Linda Kay Perry – I 2,061
James Reesor – I 809
Thomas Smith II – I 1,206
Howard M. Switzer – I 1,886
Carl Twofeathers Whitaker – I 6,538

Tennessee House of Representatives District 67

Neil Revlett – R 4,750
Joe Pitts – D 5,387

Tennessee House of Representatives District 68

Curtis Johnson – R 10,804
Brett Ramsey – D 5,891

Tennessee House of Representatives District 78

Phillip Johnson – R 10,697
Danny R. Twork – D 4,307

Tennessee Constitutional Amendment

Passage of this amendment would allow the citizens of this state to have the personal right to hunt and fish, subject to reasonable regulations and restrictions prescribed by law.

Yes – 1,255,840
No – 181,465

Local Election Results

City Mayor

Cesar Gabriel Barraza 243
Shirley J. Braxton 516
Jeff Burkhart 8,042
Keith Fain 772
Mike Flood 148
Jon Lockwood 167
Kim McMillan 10,271
Gabriel Segovia 1,112

City Council Ward 1

John McCotter Lockwood 149
Nick Steward 326

City Council Ward 2

Deanna M. McLaughlin 936

City Council Ward 6

Terrell Clark 85
Lynn F. Gray 115
Marc A. Harris 328
Stephanie Huffman 68
Phillip Tucker 243

City Council Ward 7

Geno Grubbs 1,040
Bill Harrison 433

City Council Ward 10

George Avitua 289
Dustin T. Gault 243
Bill Summers 2,363

City Council Ward 11

William (Bill) Forrester 804
Kaye Jones 1,273
Rick Reda 703

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