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Who’s winning : Live election results

Election Nov. 8. Get information about how to vote in here. See primary results here.

Past votes
2012 presidential results
Local Elections

At-Large Member State Board of Education

Candidate Votes Pct.
Ashley Carter 93,235 42%
Mary Lord 82,716 37%
Tony Donaldson Jr. 46,526 21%

State Board of Education Member Ward 2

Candidate Votes Pct.
Jack Jacobson 21,136 100%

State Board of Education Member Ward 4

Candidate Votes Pct.
Lannette Woodruff 29,500 100%

State Board of Education Member Ward 7

Candidate Votes Pct.
Karen Williams 13,339 49%
Dorothy Douglas 10,285 38%
Marla M. Dean 3,570 13%

State Board of Education Member Ward 8

Candidate Votes Pct.
Markus Batchelor 8,660 35%
Tierra Jolly 8,157 33%
Shakira T. Hemphill 7,840 32%

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