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Election Preview

By on October 31, 2012 at 10:49 am

In addition to the presidential race between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney, voters can cast ballots for such key races as the one for 12th District U.S. Congress between Democrat Bill Enyart, Republican Jason Plummer and Green Party candidate Paula Bradshaw.

Other contested state races include the battle for 116th District State Representative between Democrat Jerry Costello II of Smithton and Republican Julie Bigham Eggers of Columbia, and the 58th District State Senate showdown between Democrat Michael Bigler and Republican Dave Luechtefeld.

Local races include the one for Monroe County Commissioner between incumbent Democrat Delbert Wittenauer and Republican challenger Franklin Kohler, as well as Monroe County Circuit Clerk between incumbent Democrat Sandy Sauget and Republican challenger Jeff Hejna.

For a full election preview of these races and others, pick up a copy of this week’s edition of the Republic-Times– out on Wednesday. Or subscribe online today!

Check out the voter information tool that allows you to see where your polling place for the Nov. 6 election will be and what candidates and offices will be on your ballot. To use the tool, click here.


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Teryn Schaefer

Teryn was born and raised in Waterloo, growing up watching local sports and Mon-Clair baseball. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri Journalism School and loves cheering on her Tigers any chance she gets.