Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Election Round-Up
Here's what you need to know from the Nov. 6 election.
Here's a round-up of Patch's election coverage on the races that matter most to Lake Forest and Lake Bluff.
Schneider Beats Dold in 10th District Race: Democrat Schneider defeats Republican Dold by a very narrow margin.
Nerheim Defeats Kennedy in Lake County State's Attorney Race: Republican Mike Nerheim defeated Democrat Chris Kennedy in the narrow race for Lake County State's Attorney by a margin of 51.03% to 48.97%. With 415 out of 415 precincts reported, including absentee and early voting ballots, Nerheim won.
Drury Wins IL 58th District State House Race: Scott Drury has won the 58th District State House race against Mark Shaw. At the time of publication, he led by 11% of the vote.
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Sente Beats Mathias in 59th House District: Unofficial results from the two counties show Sente leading Mathias with 55 percent of the vote.
Morrison Defeats Friedman in IL 29th State Senate Race: Democrat Julie Morrison has won the race against Republican Arie Friedman with nearly 53 percent of the votes.
Barack Obama Re-Elected President: President Barack Obama and Vice-President Joe Biden were re-elected Tuesday night, defeating Republican challenger Mitt Romney and his vice-presidential running mate Rep. Paul Ryan.
Lake County Races: Keith Brin wins Lake County Circuit Court Clerk, Thomas Rudd wins County Coroner, Mary Ellen Vanderventer wins County Recorder.