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Clinton, Trump receive most Primary votes

Posted on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 8:47 pm

Untitled-1One week after the 2016 Missouri Presidential Primary Election, updated unofficial vote totals are now available.
In the democratic race, Hillary Clinton has been declared the winner when Bernie Sanders conceded the primary after the close election result.
Clinton was trailing by about 2,200 votes before the final 60 precincts were tallied when she completed a comeback to win the Democratic Primary. Clinton picked up 310,602 votes for 49.6%. Bernie Sanders followed with 309,071 votes or 49.366%. The difference is 1,531 votes.
Both candidates reportedly received 34 delegates from the state with three more yet to be allocated as of press time.
Clinton, with 467 superdelegates includes, has 1,614 of the necessary 2,383 delegates to clinch her party’s nomination. Sanders had 856 delegates, that includes 26 superdelegates. There are still 2,295 delegates yet to be allocated as recorded before the Tuesday, March 22 primaries.
In the Republican race, no election recount has been issued but Donald Trump received the most unofficial vote totals, winning by 1,726.
Trump finished with 382,093 votes or 40.8% while Ted Cruz was second with 380,367 or 40.6%. John Kasich took third with 94,533 (10.1%) and Marco Rubio placed fourth with 57,006 or 6.1%.
Trump won by 1,726 total votes. He won 25 delegates and Cruz has been awarded 15, though no recount has yet been asked for.
Through the March 21 primaries, before results, Trump has 678 of the needed 1,237 delegates to clinch the nomination. Cruz is second with 423 followed by Rubio at 164 and Kasich at 143.
Uncommitted votes were 1,172 for the Libertarian Party. Austin Petersen had 851 votes (29.36%) and Steve Kerbel finished with 401 votes (13.837%). There were 682 uncommitted votes in the Constitution Party.
Audrain County
Hillary Clinton won the Democratic support with 749 votes (49.64%) to Bernie Sanders’ 728 votes or 48.24%.
Ted Cruz won the Republican support with 1,642 votes or 40.76%. Donald Trump was second with 1,611 votes or 40%. John Kasich took third with 423 votes (10.5%), and Marco Rubio had 229 votes (5.69%).
Austin Petersen won the Libertarian Party support with six votes (46.15%).
In breaking down Audrain County even further:
Democratic Race-Hillary Clinton won these polling places: Vandalia (205-95), Martinsburg 4th (16-13), Community (58-44), Mexico 1 (82-79), and Absentee (40-18).
Bernie Sanders won Farber (24-18), won Laddonia (26-21), Martinsburg 6th (7-6), Rush Hill (20-12), South Fork (38-35), 4-H (27-23), Thompson (39-37), Friendship Baptist (20-11), Mexico 2-3-4 (139-123).
Republican Race-Donald Trump won these polling places: Vandalia 222 (by 4 over Cruz), Farber 37 (by 13 over Cruz), Laddonia 72 (by 39 over Cruz), South Fork 127 (by 13 over Cruz), 4-H 64 (by one over Cruz), and Mexico 5-6 (by 52 over Cruz).
Ted Cruz won these polling places: Martinsburg 6th 26 (by 11 over Trump), Rush Hill 4th 23 (by 12 over Trump), Rush Hill 6th (by 7 over Trump), Community 193 (by 14 over Trump), Thompson 126 (by 23 over Trump), Friendship Baptist 101 (by 50 over Trump), Mexico 1 123 (by 10 over Trump), Mexico 2-3-4 209 (by 6 over Trump), Absentee 50 (by 20 over Trump).
The two tied in Martinsburg 4th at 48-48. Documents of the results are available in the story online.
Pike County
Hillary Clinton won with 661 votes (57.03%) and Bernie Sanders had 475 votes (40.98%).
Donald Trump won the Republican support with 1,241 votes (46.24%). Ted Cruz had 1,096 votes (40.83%), John Kasich had 179 votes (6.67%), and Marco Rubio had 99 votes (3.69%).
Uncommitted had two of the three LIbertarian Party votes. Austin Petersen took second with one vote.
There were two uncommitted Constitution Party votes.
A document of the results are available in the story online.
Ralls County
Hillary Clinton won with 415 votes (54.53%) and Bernie Sanders had 311 votes (40.87%).
Donald Trump won with 961 votes (46.81%), Ted Cruz finished with 831 votes (40.48%), John Kasich had 124 votes (6.04%), and Marco Rubio had 90 votes (4.38%).
Marc Feldman and Steve Kerbel were each tied with one vote in the Libertarian Party.
A document of the results are available in the story online.
Montgomery County
Hillary Clinton won with 330 votes (49.33%) to Bernie Sanders’ 324 votes (48.43%).
Donald Trump won with 1,192 votes (49.52%), Ted Cruz had 898 votes (37.31%), John Kasich finished with 166 votes (6.90%), and Marco Rubio had 93 votes (3.86%).
Marc Feldman and uncommitted split the Libertarian results.
Two voted uncommitted in Constitution Party. A document of the results are available in the story online.

Below is the first story published on the election…

The 2016 Missouri Presidential Primary Election came down to critical votes that came in with the unofficial totals from the final 60 precincts of 3,041 reporting.
Hillary Clinton was trailing about 2,200 votes before the final precincts were tallied and completed a comeback to win the Democratic Primary. Clinton picked up 310,363 votes for 49.6%. Bernie Sanders followed with 308,808 votes or 49.365%. The difference is 1,555 votes.
In the Republican race, Donald Trump held a slim lead for most of the night and eventually won by 1,636 votes. Trump finished with 381,720 votes (40.8%), Ted Cruz had 380,804 (40.6%), John Kasich was third with 94,430 (10.1%), and Marco Rubio had 56,942 (6.090%).
Uncommitted votes were 1,170 for the Libertarian Party. Austin Petersen had 851 votes (29.4%) and Steve Kerbel finished with 401 votes (13.856%). There were 682 uncommitted votes in the Constitution Party.
Audrain County
Hillary Clinton won the Democratic support with 749 votes (49.64%) to Bernie Sanders 728 votes or 48.24%.
Ted Cruz won the Republican support with 1,642 votes or 40.76%. Donald Trump was second with 1,611 votes or 40%. John Kasich took third with 423 votes (10.5%), and Marco Rubio had 229 votes (5.69%).
Austin Petersen won the Libertarian Party support with six votes (46.15%).
In breaking down Audrain County even further:
Democratic Race-Hillary Clinton won these polling places: Vandalia (205-95), Martinsburg 4th (16-13), Community (58-44), Mexico 1 (82-79), and Absentee (40-18).
Bernie Sanders won Farber (24-18), won Laddonia (26-21), Martinsburg 6th (7-6), Rush Hill (20-12), South Fork (38-35), 4-H (27-23), Thompson (39-37), Friendship Baptist (20-11), Mexico 2-3-4 (139-123).
Republican Race-Donald Trump won these polling places: Vandalia 222 (by 4 over Cruz), Farber 37 (by 13 over Cruz), Laddonia 72 (by 39 over Cruz), South Fork 127 (by 13 over Cruz), 4-H 64 (by one over Cruz), Mexico 5-6 (by 52 over Cruz).
Ted Cruz won these polling places: Martinsburg 6th 26 (by 11 over Trump), Rush Hill 4th 23 (by 12 over Trump), Rush Hill 6th (by 7 over Trump), Community 193 (by 14 over Trump), Thompson 126 (by 23 over Trump), Friendship Baptist (by 50 over Trump), Mexico 1 123 (by 10 over Trump), Mexico 2-3-4 (by 6 over Trump), Absentee (by 20 over Trump).
The two tied in Martinsburg 4th at 48-48. Audrain County Results 1 Audrain County Results 2
Pike County:
Hillary Clinton wins with 661 votes (57.03%). Bernie Sanders had 475 votes (40.98%).
Donald Trump won the Republican support with 1,241 votes (46.24%). Ted Cruz 1,096 votes (40.83%), John Kasich 179 votes (6.67%), Marco Rubio 99 votes (3.69%).
Uncommitted had two of the three LIbertarian Party votes. Austin Petersen took second with one vote.
There were two uncommitted Constitution Party votes.Pike County Results
Ralls County:
Hillary Clinton won with 415 votes (54.53%), Bernie Sanders 311 votes (40.87%).
Donald Trump won with 961 votes (46.81%), Ted Cruz 831 votes (40.48%), John Kasich 124 votes (6.04%), and Marco Rubio 90 votes (4.38%).
Marc Feldman and Steve Kerbel each tied with one vote in the Libertarian Party.Ralls County Results
Montgomery County:
Hillary Clinton won with 330 votes (49.33%) to Bernie Sanders 324 votes (48.43%).
Donald Trump won with 1,192 votes (49.52%), Ted Cruz 898 (37.31%), John Kasich 166 (6.90%), Marco Rubio 93 (3.86%).
Marc Feldman and uncommitted split the Libertarian results. Two voted uncommitted in Constitution Party.Montgomery County Results

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Timeline of result updates on Election Night:

Update: 12:08 p.m.

Final results are in:

With a comeback, Hillary Clinton gets votes in the final 60 precincts to give her Missouri. 310,363 (49.6%) to Bernie Sanders 308,808 (49.365%)

Donald Trump squeaks out Missouri with 381,720 votes (40.8%); Ted Cruz 380,084 (40.6%), John Kasich 94,430; Marco Rubio 56,942

Uncommitted gets 1,170 votes in Libertarian Party. Austin Petersen gets 851 (29.4%), Steve Kerbel at 401 (13.856%).

Update: 11:52 p.m.

Democratic and Republican races are tightening
With 2,981 of 3,041 precincts reporting
Bernie Sanders lead now 2,202 votes. He’s at 300,582 (49.6%); Hillary Clinton 298,380 (49.29%)

Donald Trump lead down to 2,355 votes. Trump at 376,442 (40.938%); Ted Cruz 374,087 (40.682%). Kasich 91,765 (9.9%); Marco Rubio 55,742 (6%).

Uncommitted is leading with 1,141 votes in Libertarian Party, Austin Petersen is second with 841 votes or 29.675%, Steve Kerbel 389 (13.72%).

Update: 11:23 p.m.
2,722 of 3,041 precincts reporting

Bernie Sanders 264,081 (50.8%); Hillary Clinton 249,835 (48.072%).

Donald Trump 368,828 (41.1%); Ted Cruz 366,154 (40.823%); John Kasich 87,353 (9.73%); Marco Rubio 53,677 (5.984%).

Libertarian: Uncommitted 1,050 (40%); Austin Petersen 788 (30.04%); Steve Krebel 358 (13.648%)

Update: 10:51 p.m.

Getting closer to the end of the night:
2,669 of 3,041 precincts
Bernie Sanders 253,137 (51.3%); Hillary Clinton 234,200 (47.5%)

Donald Trump 362,673 (41.367%); Ted Cruz 359,443 (40.999%); John Kasich 82,396 (9.398%); Marco Rubio 51,667 (5.893%)

Libertarian: Uncommitted 1,002 (39.7%), Austin Petersen 761 (30.186%), Steve Krebel 342 (13.566%).

Update 10:32 p.m.
With 2,347 of 3,041 precincts reporting:
Bernie Sanders leads 214,100 (51.983%) to Hillary Clinton 192,693 (46.785%).

Donald Trump leads 326,209 (41.799%) over Ted Cruz 321,521 (41.198%). John Kasich 69,362 (8.888%), Marco Rubio 44,558 (5.709%).

In Libertarian Party, 844 for Uncommitted, 657 for Austin Petersen, 295 for Steve Krebel, 194 Marc Feldman.

Update: 10:26 p.m.

In breaking down Audrain County even further:
Donald Trump won these polling places: Vandalia 222 (by 4 over Cruz), Farber 37 (by 13 over Cruz), Laddonia 72 (by 39 over Cruz), South Fork 127 (by 13 over Cruz), 4-H 64 (by one over Cruz), Mexico 5-6 (by 52 over Cruz).

Ted Cruz won these polling places: Martinsburg 6th 26 (by 11 over Trump), Rush Hill 4th 23 (by 12 over Trump), Rush Hill 6th (by 7 over Trump), Community 193 (by 14 over Trump), Thompson 126 (by 23 over Trump), Friendship Baptist (by 50 over Trump), Mexico 1 123 (by 10 over Trump), Mexico 2-3-4 (by 6 over Trump), Absentee (by 20 over Trump).

The two tied in Martinsburg 4th at 48-48.

Update: 10:12 p.m.

In breaking down Audrain County even further:
Hillary Clinton won these polling places: Vandalia (205-95), Martinsburg 4th (16-13), Community (58-44), Mexico 1 (82-79), and Absentee (40-18).

Bernie Sanders won Farber (24-18), won Laddonia (26-21), Martinsburg 6th (7-6), Rush Hill (20-12), South Fork (38-35), 4-H (27-23), Thompson (39-37), Friendship Baptist (20-11), Mexico 2-3-4 (139-123).

Update: 9:42 p.m.
With 1,616 of 3,041 precincts reporting…
Bernie Sanders is winning Missouri with 123,431 votes (52.7%), Hillary Clinton 107,038 (45.762%).

Donald Trump is barely winning Republican race 227,100 votes (41.94%), Ted Cruz 226,434 (41.821%), John Kasich 44,974 (8.306%), Marco Rubio 29,104 (5.375%).

Uncommitted is leading with 470 votes in Libertarian Party with Austin Petersen second at 370 (30.204%). Steve Kerbel is third with 159 votes (12.980%).

Update: 9:38 p.m.

In Montgomery County:
Hillary Clinton won with 330 votes (49.33%) to Bernie Sanders 324 votes (48.43%).
 
Donald Trump won with 1,192 votes (49.52%), Ted Cruz 898 (37.31%), John Kasich 166 (6.90%), Marco Rubio 93 (3.86%).
 
Marc Feldman and uncommitted split the Libertarian results. Two voted uncommitted in Constitution Party.

Update: 9:19 p.m.

In Ralls County:
Hillary Clinton won with 415 votes (54.53%), Bernie Sanders 311 votes (40.87%).

Donald Trump won with 961 votes (46.81%), Ted Cruz 831 votes (40.48%), John Kasich 124 votes (6.04%), and Marco Rubio 90 votes (4.38%).

Marc Feldman and Steve Kerbel each tied with one vote in the Libertarian Party.

Update 9:06 p.m.

In Pike County:
Hillary Clinton wins with 661 votes (57.03%). Bernie Sanders had 475 votes (40.98%).

Donald Trump won the Republican support with 1,241 votes (46.24%). Ted Cruz 1,096 votes (40.83%), John Kasich 179 votes (6.67%), Marco Rubio 99 votes (3.69%).

Uncommitted had two of the three LIbertarian Party votes. Austin Petersen took second with one vote.

There were two uncommitted Constitution Party votes.

Update 8:56 p.m.

In Audrain County:
Hillary Clinton won the Democratic support with 749 votes (49.64%) to Bernie Sanders 728 votes or 48.24%.

Ted Cruz won the Republican support with 1,642 votes or 40.76%. Donald Trump was second with 1,611 votes or 40%. John Kasich took third with 423 votes (10.5%), and Marco Rubio had 229 votes (5.69%).

Austin Petersen won the Libertarian Party support with six votes (46.15%).

Updates as of 8:38 p.m.

With 438 of 3,041 precincts reporting in the Missouri Presidential Primary, Hillary Clinton is leading Bernie Sanders 29,845 (49.628%)-29,047 (48.301%) in the Democratic Race.

In the Republican race, Donald Trump is in first with 62,259 votes (43.758%) with Ted Cruz just behind him in second with 55,923 votes (39.305%). John Kasich is in third with 11,158 votes (7.842%) and Marco Rubio in fourth with 8,517 votes (5.986%). Senator Rubio has since suspended his campaign.

As for the Libertarian Primary, uncommitted has 126 majority votes. Austin Petersen is in second with 79 votes (27.431%).