The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

November 6, 2012

Election 2012: 12:18 a.m. update


The News Courier

President

Electoral votes (270 to win)


(D) Barack Obama: 290 votes

(R) Mitt Romney: 203 votes

President Obama has won re-election

In Alabama:

28 of 67 counties reporting




(D) Barack Obama: 520,474 (39.12 percent)

(R) Mitt Romney: 798,216 (59.99 percent)

U.S. Congress, Fifth Congressional District 

Results incomplete                                                   

(D) Charlie Holley: 67,954 votes (35.18 percent)                                                                        

(R) Mo Brooks: 125,182 votes (64.82 percent)

Alabama Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

28 of 67 counties reporting

(D) Bob Vance: 638,347 votes (48.98 percent)

(R) Roy Moore: 664,998 votes (51.02 percent)

Alabama PSC President

28 of 67 counties reporting

(D) Lucy Baxley: 583,411 votes (45.63 percent)

(R) Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh: 695,094 votes (54.37)

Limestone County Circuit Court Clerk

(D) Kris Allen: 9,282 votes

(R) Brad Curnutt: 24,958 votes (Winner)

Limestone County License Commissioner

(D) Greg Tucker: 20,374 votes (Winner)

(R) Ronnie Coffman: 14,426 votes

Limestone County Commission District 4

(D) Bill Daws: 3,644 votes

(R) Ben Harrison: 3,820 votes (Winner)