Monday, November 24, 2014

Canvass Reports from Salt Lake County Republicans

The election canvass results are in! We retained all of our previously held seats and picked up the three Utah House of Representatives seats that were close!
Congratulations to Fred Cox, Bruce Cutler, and Sophia DiCaro for winning these three tight races against significantly financed Democratic opponents! As you can see below, they won by 47, 53, and 195 votes respectively!
Congratulations once again to all of our successful Republican candidates listed below:
Political Office
Candidate
Victory!
% Votes
Vote Margin
Senate District 9
Wayne Niederhauser
Re-Elected
61.4%
5879
Senate District 11
Howard Stephenson
Re-Elected
62.6%
5042
Senate District 12
Dan Thatcher
Re-Elected
60.0%
1036
Legislative District 30
Fred Cox
Pickup
50.4%
47
Legislative District 31
Sophia Dicaro
Pickup
52.3%
195
Legislative District 32
LaVar Christensen
Re-Elected
63.9%
2575
Legislative District 33
Craig Hall
Re-Elected
58.8%
833
Legislative District 34
Johnny Anderson
Re-Elected
53.4%
493
Legislative District 38
Eric Hutchings
Re-Elected
58.0%
757
Legislative District 39
Jim Dunnigan
Re-Elected
100.0%
5683
Legislative District 41
Dan McCay
Re-Elected
70.5%
3888
Legislative District 42
Kim Coleman
Retained
69.5%
2697
Legislative District 43
Earl Tanner
Re-Elected
57.5%
1038
Legislative District 44
Bruce Cutler
Pickup
48.5%
53
Legislative District 45
Steve Eliason
Re-Elected
58.2%
1377
Legislative District 47
Ken Ivory
Re-Elected
65.8%
2221
Legislative District 49
Robert Spendlove
Re-Elected
56.9%
1590
Legislative District 50
Rich Cunningham
Re-Elected
77.6%
6086
Legislative District 51
Greg Hughes
Re-Elected
65.4%
2235
Legislative District 52
John Knotwell
Re-Elected
76.5%
4190
County Council
District 3
Aimee Winder Newton
Re-Elected
55.7%
3769
County Council
District 5
Steve Debry
Re-Elected
100.0%
30333
County Assessor
Kevin Jacobs
Re-Elected
55.4%
23824
County Auditor
Scott Tingley
Retained
51.5%
6536
County Recorder
Gary Ott
Re-Elected
54.0%
17469
County Surveyor
Reid Demman
Re-Elected
100.0%
161154
County Treasurer
Wayne Cushing
Re-Elected
56.0%
26034


Straight party voting analysis is below:
Description Number % of Total
Precincts Reporting 783
Total Votes Cast 229,379 100%
Total Straight Party Votes 84,665 36.9%
Straight Party Democrat 42,801 18.7%
Straight Party Republican 38,958 17.0%
Straight Party Independent 1,791 0.8%
Straight Party Libertarian 728 0.3%
Straight Party Constitution Party 377 0.2%


We are grateful to all the GOP faithful who made this election cycle so successful.
God bless you all. God bless America.
Dale Ash

Chair