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UPDATED: County voters going big to Obama

Post by News Tribune Staff on Nov. 5, 2008 at 6:21 am | No Comments »
November 5, 2008 6:21 am

President-elect Barack Obama has received nearly 58 percent of the presidential vote counted so far in Pierce County, according to the latest results.

John McCain has received less than 40 percent.

Statewide, Obama has received about 57.48 percent of the votes counted to McCain’s 40.83 percent, according to the Secretary of State’s Office.

UPDATED NUMBERS: As of 6:26 a.m., Obama had 57.46 percent statewide to McCain’s 40.85 percent.

In Pierce County, Obama had 57.50 percent to McCain’s 40.37 percent.

Write-in candidates got 618 votes in PC.

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