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W.Va. primary results

May 14, 2008

Click here for results and coverage of local races in Tuesday's West Virginia primary.

Turnout was high



Turnout for Tuesday's primary election was high in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.

Berkeley: 34 percent of registered voters

Jefferson: 34 percent

Morgan: 43 percent




Statewide races



(100 percent of precincts reporting)

President (Democrat)

x-Hillary Clinton 239,062 - 67 percent (20 delegates)

Barack Obama 91,652 - 26 percent (8 delegates)

John Edwards 26,076 - 7 percent

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Results by county:

Berkeley: Clinton 6,493; Obama 4,760; others 781

Jefferson: Clinton 4,322; Obama 4,015; others 398

Morgan: Clinton 1,178; Obama 718; others 152

President (Republican)

x-John McCain 89,683 - 76 percent (9 delegates)

Mike Huckabee 12,175 - 10 percent

Ron Paul 5,914 - 5 percent

Mitt Romney 5,188 - 4 percent

Rudy Giuliani 2,831 - 2 percent

Alan Keyes 1,427 - 1 percent

Jerry Curry 727 - 1 percent

Results by county:

Berkeley: McCain 5,731; Paul 631; others 1,183

Jefferson: McCain 1,658; Paul 196; others 365

Morgan: McCain 1,767; Paul 118; others 384

U.S. Senate (Democrat)

x-Jay Rockefeller (i) 269,052 - 77 percent

Sheirl Fletcher 50,648 - 15 percent

Billy Hendricks 29,514 - 8 percent

Results by county:

Berkeley: Rockefeller 8,330; Fletcher 2,410; Hendricks 824

Jefferson: Rockefeller 6,185; Fletcher 1,564; Hendricks 543

Morgan: Rockefeller 1,485; Fletcher 395; Hendricks 95

U.S. House District 2 (Democrat)

x-Anne Barth 65,624 - 63 percent

Richard Robb 30,014 - 29 percent

Thornton Cooper 9,108 - 9 percent

Results by county:

Berkeley: Barth 7,212; Cooper 891; Robb 2,447

Jefferson: Barth 4,888; Cooper 591; Robb 1,761

Morgan: Barth 1,216; Cooper 114; Robb 402

Governor (Democrat)

x-Joe Manchin (i) 262,565 - 75 percent

Mel Kessler 89,310 - 25 percent

Results by county:

Berkeley: Manchin 7,442; Kessler 4,084

Jefferson: Manchin 5,062; Kessler 3,042

Morgan: Manchin 1,357; Kessler 598

Secretary of State (Democrat)

x-Natalie Tennant 170,728 - 51 percent

Joe DeLong 119,372 - 36 percent

Billy Wayne Bailey 42,747 - 13 percent

Agriculture Commissioner (Democrat)

x-Gus Douglass (i) 193,125 - 63 percent

Wayne Casto 112,096 - 37 percent

Agriculture Commissioner (Republican)

x-J. Michael Teets 56,855 - 65 percent

Lawrence Beckerle 30,855 - 35 percent

Attorney General (Republican)

x-Dan Greear 52,616 - 56 percent

Hiram Lewis 42,104 - 44 percent

Supreme Court (Democrat)

x-Margaret Workman 179,164 - 36 percent

x-Menis Ketchum 134,686 - 27 percent

Elliott 'Spike' Maynard (i) 96,602 - 19 percent

Bob Bastress 87,631 - 18 percent

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