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May 7, 2014

Contested race results for Elkhart County

Elkhart County election results

Contested races in Elkhart County:

U.S. Representative - District 2

Joe Bock (D) — 2,060

Douglas M. Carpenter (D) — 399

Bob Kern (D) — 497

Dan Morrison (D) — 987

State Representative - District 22

Rebecca Kubacki (R) — 429

Curt Nisly (R) — 813

State Representative - District 48

Jesse Bohannon (R) — 1,981

Adam Bujalski (R) — 986

Doug Miller (R) — 2,076

Judge of Elkhart Superior Court No. 3

Teresa L. Cataldo (R) — 4,129

David Francisco (R) — 3,737

Andrew M. Hicks (R) — 2,794

Fay Schwartz (R) — 2,056

County Auditor

Jim Erb (R) — 4,553

Pauline E. Graff (R) — 5,346

John Loos (R) — 1,665

County Recorder

Jennifer L. Doriot (R) — 5,314

Jessica Sanders (R) — 2,530

Jerry L. Weaver (R) — 3,828

County Commissioner - District 1

Rick Easton (R) — 5,092

Frank Lucchese (R) — 7,186

Harrison Township Trustee

Mary Taylor (R) — 65

Kerry Yaw (R) — 157

Benton Township Board

Lyle Burtsfield (R) — 147

Richard Carpenter (R) — 105

Larry Erb (R) — 154

Joe Hibschman (R) — 131

Elkhart Township Board

Larry Blackport (R) — 1,173

Edith (Edie) Gray (R) — 1,136

H. Wayne Jennette (R) — 1,173

Terry T. Snyder (R) — 1,004

Harrison Township Board

Tim L. Stutsman (R) — 160

Kent Weatherton (R) — 125

Tina Munoz Wenger (R) — 102

Galen Witmer (R) — 154

Osolo Township Board

Carole Foutz (R) — 1,194

Dick Griffen (R) — 800

Margaret Kuehne (R) — 924

Vern Miller (R) — 1,160

James L. Newton (R) — 836

Bristol Town Council At-Large (2 seats)

Cathy Burke (R) — 128

William A. Dempster (R) — 67

Ron Norman (R) — 115

Wakarusa Town Council At-Large (2 seats)

Mark H. BeMiller (R) — 108

Annette Brown (R) — 134

Alex Cook (R) — 120

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