(9AM EST – promoted by Nightprowlkitty)
I’m listening to the Primary election results on television and watching on the internet. Here are the current leads or projected winners for some of the races nationwide. The polls closed in CA an hour ago. HuffPo also has a header banner up with this http://www.huffingtonpost.com/
First, the biggest suck disappointment of the evening- Democrat Senate Plantation Blanche over Bill Halter in Arkansas , 52 to 48%.
Blanche Lincoln (D, “there isn’t going to be a public option” Walmart, Koch Oil, Arkansas)
There’s been a lawsuit filed over the closing of polling places, but Halter has conceded.
CA- Republican Governor
Meg (eMeg) Whitman 62.9% eBay exec who spent millions of her own money to get this
over Steve Poizner the current Insurance Commissioner 26.7 %
CA- Republican Senate
Carly Fiorina 54.5%
Tom Campbell lost, 25.9 %
Chuck Devore lost 16.7% (heavily endorsed by Tea Party extremist McClintock- hah !)
CA- Republican Sec of State – fmr Sportsjock over Birther Queen Root Canal Orly Taitz. darn.
Nevada, Senate, Republican
Tea Party (hybrid neocon libertarian)- Sharon Angle 37.5%
Chicken Barter Lady- Sue Lowden 29.2%
the Other Guy, Danny Tarkanian, 22%
Nevada Senate, Democrat
Harry Reid somehow pulled this out , will face Tea Partier Sharon Angle in November.
Nevada Governor, DINO Democrat
Rory Reid, son of ML Harry Reid, for the governor’s race this fall, will face Sandoval
Nevada Governor, Republican
the current scandal plagued governor is Outta There
Brian Sandoval the winner 55.6% over
Jim Gibbons 25.9% so inept even Nevada booted his cheatin’ butt out
South Carolina Republican governor
Nikki Haley 48.9%
Gresham Barrett 21.8 %