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Cooper County Nov. 4 election results

October 30, 2008

100 percent of precincts reporting



President/Vice President



John McCain and Sarah Palin (R)    4,902



Barack Obama and Joe Biden (D)    2,996



Bob Barr and Wayne A. Root (L)    63



Chuck Baldwin and Darrell Castle (C)    12



Ralph Nader and Matt Gonzalez (I)    53



Governor



Kenny Hulshof (R)    4,170



Jeremiah “Jay” W. Nixon (D)    3,669



Andrew W. Finkenstadt (L)    77



Gregory E. Thompson (C)    61



Lieutenant Governor



Peter Kinder (R)    4,647



Sam Page (D)    2,911



Teddy Fleck (L)    177



James C. Rensing (C)    51



Secretary of State



Mitchell “Mitch” Hubbard (R)    2,960



Robin Carnahan (D)    4,686



Wes Upchurch (L)    106



Denise C. Neely (C)    82



State Treasurer



Brad Lager (R)    4,271



Clint Zweifel (D)    3,141



Rodney D. Farthing (C)    189



Attorney General



Mike Gibbons (R)    4,377



Chris Koster (D)    3,276



U.S. Representative, 6th District



Sam Graves (R)    4,704



Kay Barnes (D)    2,855



Dave Browning (L)    234



State Senator, 21st District



Bill Stouffer (R)    5,412



Joe Sadeghi (D)    2,242



State Representative, 117th District



Kenny Jones (R)    6,846



County Commission, Western District



Ernie Walther (R)    3,996



Sheriff



Jerry Wolfe (R)    5,867



Dwight A. Pfeiffer (D)    2,002



Assessor



Jim Lachner (R)    6,866



Public Administrator



Stephanie Young (R)    5,325



Robin Pfeiffer (D)    2,408



Coroner



James L. Hurt (R)    3,998



Larry Dean Jones (D)    3,699



Missouri Supreme Court Judge



Shall Judge Patricia Breckenridge of the Missouri Supreme Court be retained in office?



Yes    5,330



No    1,553



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?



Yes    6,983



No    707



Constitutional Amendment No. 4



Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to change the provisions relating to the financing of stormwater control projects?



Yes    3,857



No    3,300



Proposition A



Shall Missouri law be amended to repeal the current individual maximum loss limit for gambling?



Yes    4,554



No    3,263



Proposition B



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?



Yes    5,503



No    2,077



Proposition C



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?



Yes    4,773



No    2,627



City of Pilot Grove question



Shall Pilot Grove issue its waterworks system revenue bonds in the amount of $975,000 for the purpose of replacing and improving the waterworks system, including now leased to the city, the cost of operation and maintenance of said waterworks 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 waterworks system, including all future improvements and extensions thereto?



Yes    267



No    77



City of Boonville proposition



Shall the city limits of the city of Boonville in the county of Cooper be extended so as to include and annex 1,381 acres of unincorporated land, with corresponding road right-of-way, which is located to the southeast of the current city limits?



Yes    2,090



No    1,209