Garza County Early Voting Results
Published Nov. 6, 2012 @ 8:05 p.m.
Election day polls are now closed in Garza County and the vote counting process is under way. In the mean time, results from the two weeks of early voting have been released.
As reported previously, there were 876 early voters for the General Election and 765 for the Post ISD Election. In local races, many candidates ran unopposed after emerging with wins in the primaries. A contested race for County Commissioner of Precinct 3 remained, with Ted Brannon (R) facing challenger John Valdez (D), along with the bond authority proposal for Post ISD.
Below are the Garza County unofficial results for early voting in those races, along with a few other races of interest regionally and nationally. The Post ISD results do not include counts from other surrounding counties in to which the district extends (Kent, Lynn).
Post ISD Bond Election
For - 469
Against - 378
County Commissioner Precinct 3
Ted Brannon (R) - 138
John Valdez (D) - 105
Preston L. Poole, Jr. (write-in) - 326
State Senator, District 28
Robert Duncan (R) - 760
M.J. (Smitty) Smith (L) - 79
United States Representative, District 19
Randy Neugebauer (R) - 796
Richard (Chip) Peterson (L) - 71
United States Senator
Ted Cruz (R) - 754
Paul Sadler (D) - 149
John Jay Myers (L) - 15
David B. Collins (G) - 2
President and Vice-President
Mitt Romney / Paul Ryan (R) - 789
Barack Obama / Joe Biden (D) - 161
Gary Johnson / Jim Gray (L) - 5
Jill Stein / Cheri Honkala (G) - 4
Full results which include today's election day voting should be available later in the evening from The Garza Post.