August 5, 2014 - Primary Election

Below are the official results for the August 5th, 2014 Benton County, Missouri primary election. For more information on statewide results, please visit the State of Missouri Election Night Reporting site. For other results, please refer to your preferred news outlet.

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DEMOCRATIC PARTY

For U.S. Representative District 4

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Nate Irvin 503 100%

For State Representative District 57

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
William A. Grimes 154 100%

For Collector of Revenue

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Donna J. Hart 590 100%

REPUBLICAN PARTY

For State Auditor

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Tom Schweich 2697 100%

For U.S. Representative District 4

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Vicky Hartzler 2505 75.47%
John Webb 814 24.53%

For State Senator District 28

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Mike Parson 2746 100%

For State Representative District 57

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Wanda Brown 1457 100%

For State Representative District 125

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Ethan Newman 736 43.60%
Warren D. Love 952 56.40%

For Associate Circuit Judge

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Mark B. Pilley 2770 100%

For Presiding Commissioner

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Tom Self 1639 48.01%
Michelle McLerran Morgan 1775 51.99%

For County Clerk

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Susan Porterfield 2661 100%

For Clerk of the Circuit Court

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Cheryl Lutjen-Schultz 2243 69.08%
Brenda K. Coffman 1004 30.92%

For Recorder of Deeds

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Beverly Burnett 2795 100%

For County Treasurer

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Rick Renno 2903 100%

For Prosecuting Attorney

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Karen Coffey Woodley 2623 100%

For Precinct Committeeman

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Mark Nolte 172 78.18%
Frank Ordonio 47 21.36%
Write In 1 .45%

Libertarian Party

For State Auditor

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Sean O-Toole 14 100%

For U.S. Representative District 4

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Randall (Randy) Langkraehr 6 40%
Herschel L. Young 9 60%

Constitution Party

For State Auditor

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Rodney Farthing 6 100%

For State Representative District 57

Candidate Name Votes % of Votes
Butch Page 3 0%

Non-Partisan

Constitutional Amendment No. 1

Proposed by the 97th General Assembly (First Regular Session)
CCS No. 2 SS HCS HJR Nos. 11 & 7

Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to ensure that the right of Missouri citizens to engage in agricultural production and ranching practices shall not be infringed?

The potential costs or savings to governmental entities are unknown, but likely limited unless the resolution leads to increased litigation costs and/or the loss of federal funding.

Yes/No Votes % of Votes
Yes 2818 66%
No 1452 34%

Constitutional Amendment No. 5

Proposed by the 97th General Assembly (Second Regular Session)
SCS SJR No. 36

Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to include a declaration that the right to keep
and bear arms is a unalienable right and that the state government is obligated to uphold that right?

State and local governmental entities should have no direct costs or savings from this
proposal. However, the proposal's passage will likely lead to increased litigation and criminal justice related costs. The total potential costs are unknown, but could be significant.

Yes/No Votes % of Votes
Yes 3329 78.68%
No 902 21.32%

Constitutional Amendment No. 7

Proposed by the 97th General Assembly (Second Regular Session)
SS HJR No. 68

Should the Missouri Constitution be changed to enact a temporary sales tax of threequarters
of one percent to be used solely to fund state and local highways, roads, bridges and transportation projects for ten years, with priority given to repairing unsafe roads and bridges?

This change is expected to produce $480 million annually to the state's Transportation
Safety and Job Creation Fund and $54 million for local governments. Increases in the gas tax will be prohibited. This revenue shall only be used for transportation purposes and cannot be diverted for other uses.

Yes/No Votes % of Votes
Yes 2008 47.06%
No 2259 52.94%

Constitutional Amendment No. 8

Proposed by the 97th General Assembly (Second Regular Session)
HJR No. 48

Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to create a "Veterans Lottery Ticket" and to
use the revenue from the sale of these tickets for projects and services related to veterans?

The annual cost or savings to state and local governmental entities is unknown, but likely
minimal. If sales of a veterans lottery ticket game decrease existing lottery ticket sales,
the profits of which fund education, there could be a small annual shift in funding from education to veterans' programs.

Yes/No Votes % of Votes
Yes 2194 52.53%
No 1983 47.47%

Constitutional Amendment No. 9

Proposed by the 97th General Assembly (Second Regular Session)
SCS SJR No. 27

Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended so that the people shall be secure in their electronic communications and data from unreasonable searches and seizures as they are now likewise secure in their persons, homes, papers and effects?

State and local governmental entities expect no significant costs or savings.

Yes/No Votes % of Votes
Yes 3393 81.41%
No 775 18.59%

*All results are unofficial unless otherwise specified.
Results are for Benton County, Missouri ONLY.
Results as of 08/05/2014, 08:34 PM (8 of 8 Precincts Reported)