Archive for Wednesday, August 7, 2002

Election results in

Conservative Shallenburger hangs on against moderates in governor’s race

August 7, 2002

Tim Shallenburger tallied 119,850 votes, good for 42 percent of the votes and a victory in Tuesday's Republican Primary for governor.
Dave Kerr had 29 percent (84,571), while Bob Knight took 26 percent (7,603).
Former Eudora superintendent of schools Dan Bloom nabbed 3 percent (7,603) of the votes.

Here's a rundown of local primary election results:
REPUBLICAN PRIMARIES
GOVERNOR
Tim Shallenburger 119,850 (42%)
Dave Kerr 84,571 (29%)
Bob Knight 75,587 (26%)
Dan Bloom 7,603 (3%)

ATTORNEY GENERAL
Phill Kline 138,885 (50%)
David Adkins 108,538 (39%)
Charles McAtee 32,129 (11%)

INSURANCE COMMISSIONER
Sandy Praeger 147,404 (57%)
Bryan Riley 68,792 (26%)
David J. Powell 44,486 (17%)

TREASURER
Lynn Jenkins 145,206 (56%)
Dennis M. Wilson 114,694 (44%)

U.S. SENATE
*Pat Roberts 227,504 (84%)
Tom Oyler 44,766 (16%)

U.S. HOUSE
Adam Taff 40,048 (52%)
Jeff Colyer 37,166 (48%)

KANSAS HOUSE
38th District
Rob Boyer 1,505 (51%)
Shannan Nelson 1,440 (49%)

45th District
*Tom Sloan 1,782 (75%)
Melissa Boisen 585 (25%)

53rd District
Douglas W. Desch 1,850 (75%)
LaVern W. Abney 612 (25%)

Jefferson Co. Commission
First District
Lynn Luck 396 (46%)
*George Mathews 251 (29%)
G.W. Meyer 216 (25%)

DEMOCRATIC PRIMARIES
STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
* Janet Waugh 6,826 (76%)
Hershel Martin 2,208 (24%)

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