RON THORNBURGH
Secretary of State
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STATE OF KANSAS
Memorial Hall, 1st Floor
120 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1594
(785) 296-4564
www.kssos.org


MEDIA ADVISORY

For Immediate Release
Monday, August 18, 2008

Contact Information
Stephanie Wing, Public Information Officer
Office of the Secretary of State
(785) 296-8571
stephaniew@kssos.org

2008 PRIMARY RECOUNT INFORMATION

As the result of several county canvasses, the outcomes of two Kansas House of Representatives primaries changed. Candidates in both the 118th district Republican and 24th district Democratic primaries requested recounts and both have been completed.

The new vote totals are listed below, and will be certified at the State Board of Canvassers meeting on August 29, 2008.

Kansas House 118 (R):

Virginia B. Beamer: 1865
Don Hineman: 1882

This district includes Gove, Lane, Logan, Ness, Rush, Trego, Wallace, and Wichita counties.

 Kansas House 24 (D):

Andy Sandler: 647
Mike Slattery: 650

 This district is entirely within Johnson County.

Additionally, the outcome of the race for Court Judge in District 26, Division 2 changed as a result of county canvasses. There was not a recount request and the current totals are as follows:

District Court Judge, 26-02:

Nels Noel: 2937
Clint Peterson: 2958

his district includes Grant, Haskell, Morton, Seward, Stanton, and Stevens counties.

 

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