October 30, 2008
100 percent of precincts reporting
John McCain and Sarah Palin (R) - 11012
Barack Obama and Joe Biden (D) - 6927
Bob Barr and Wayne A. Root (L) - 80
Chuck Baldwin and Darrell Castle (C) -38
Ralph Nader and Matt Gonzalez (I) - 57
Kenny Hulshof (R) - 7653
Jeremiah “Jay” W. Nixon (D) - 9830
Andrew W. Finkenstadt (L) - 216
Gregory E. Thompson (C) - 290
Peter Kinder (R) - 10143
Sam Page (D) - 6879
Teddy Fleck (L) - 342
James C. Rensing (C) - 198
Secretary of State
Mitchell “Mitch” Hubbard (R) - 6863
Robin Carnahan (D) - 10322
Wes Upchurch (L) - 242
Denise C. Neely (C) - 291
Brad Lager (R) - 9740
Clint Zweifel (D) - 6855
Rodney D. Farthing (C) - 560
Mike Gibbons (R) - 9525
Chris Koster (D) - 7824
U.S. Representative, District 4
Jeff Parnell (R) - 4902
Ike Skelton (D) - 12980
State Representative, District 116
Tom Self (R) - 2700
State Representative, District 117
Kenny Jones (R) - 365
State Representative, District 118
Stanley Cox (R) - 7972
Stan Bowlin (D) - 6138
State Representative, District 120
Scott N. Largent (R) - 17
Kristi L. Kenney (D) - 15
County Commissioner, Eastern District
Rod Lindemann (R) - 4009
Bill Noland (D) - 3892
County Commissioner, Western District
Larry Wilson (R) - 4849
Randy Dillon (D) - 4587
Kevin C. Bond (R) - 10874
Brad Anders (D) - 7121
Dean A. Dohrman (R) -14965
Jane Kelley (D) - 14981
Vincent V. Phang (R) - 5455
Charli Ackerman (D) - 11918
Robert “Skip” Smith (R) - 15632
Kerry Turpin (D) - 14977
Missouri Supreme Court Judge
Shall Judge Patricia Breckenridge of the Missouri Supreme Court be retained in office?
Yes - 12109
No - 3855
Constitutional Amendment No. 1
Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to add a statement that English shall be the language of all governmental meetings at which any public business is discussed, decided or public policy is formulated whether conducted in person or by communication equipment, including conference calls, video conferences or Internet chat or message board?
It is estimated this proposal will have no costs or savings to the state or local governmental entities.
Yes - 16280
No - 1408
Constitutional Amendment No. 4
Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to change the provisions relating to the financing of stormwater control projects by
•limiting availability of grants and loans to public water and sewer districts only;
•removing the cap on available funding and existing restrictions on disbursements;
•requiring loan repayments to be used only for stormwater control projects?
It is estimated the cost to state governmental entities is $0 to $236,000 annually. It is estimated state governmental entities will save approximately $7,500 for each bond issuance. It is estimated local governmental entities participating in this program may experience savings, however the amount is unknown.
Yes - 9516
No - 6602
Shall Missouri law be amended to:
•repeal the current individual maximum loss limit for gambling;
•prohibit any future loss limits;
•require identification to enter the gambling area only if necessary to establish that an individual is at least 21 years old;
•restrict the number of casinos to those already built or being built;
•increase the casino gambling tax from 20 percent to 21 percent;
•create a new specific education fund from gambling tax proceeds generated as a result of this measure called the “Schools First Elementary and Secondary Education Improvement Fund”; and
•require annual audits of this new fund?
State governmental entities will receive an estimated $105.1 to $130.0 million annually for elementary and secondary education, and $5.0 to $7.0 million annually for higher education, early childhood development, veterans, and other programs. Local governmental entities receiving gambling boat tax and fee revenues will receive an estimated $18.1 to $19.0 million annually.
Yes - 10446
No - 7104
Shall Missouri law be amended to enable the elderly and Missourians with disabilities to continue living independently in their homes by creating the Missouri Quality Homecare Council to ensure the availability of quality home care services under the Medicaid program by recruiting, training, and stabilizing the home care workforce?
The exact cost of this proposal to state governmental entities is unknown, but is estimated to exceed $510,560 annually. Additional costs for training are possible. Matching federal funds, if available, could reduce state costs. It is estimated there would be no costs or savings to local governmental entities.
Yes - 13131
No - 4133
Shall Missouri law be amended to require investor-owned electric utilities to generate or purchase electricity from renewable energy sources such as solar, wind, biomass and hydropower with the renewable energy sources equaling at least 2 percent of retail sales by 2011 increasing incrementally to at least 15 percent by 2021, including at least 2 percent from solar energy; and restricting to no more than 1 percent any rate increase to consumers for this renewable energy?
The estimated direct cost to state governmental entities is $395,183. It is estimated there are no direct costs or savings to local governmental entities. However, indirect costs may be incurred by state and local governmental entities if the proposal results in increased electricity retail rates.
Yes - 11281
No - 5632
City of Windsor Question
Shall the city of Windsor issue its sewerage system revenue bonds in the amount of $5 million for the purpose of acquiring, constructing, extending, improving, furnishing and equipping the city’s sewerage system, the cost of operation and maintenance of said system and the principal of and interest on said revenue bonds to be payable solely from the revenues derived by the city from the operation of its sewerage system, including all future extensions and improvements thereto?
Yes - 20
No - 12