SKAGWAY VOTING RESULTS

Skagway. Alaska Precinct (9 p.m. AST, Nov. 4, 2008)

* unofficial winners as of Nov. 18

U.S. President/Vice President

*Barack Obama/Joe Biden (D) 214

John McCain/Sarah Palin (R) 155

Ralph Nader / Matt Gonzalez (I) 14**

Chuck Baldwin/Darrell Castle (AIP) 5

Bab Barr/Wayne Root (L) 2

Write-in 3

** The Nader/Gonzalez total was mistakenly omitted from our print edition.

U.S. Senate

*Mark Begich (D) 236

Ted Stevens (R) 125

Bob Bird (AIP) 19

David Haase (L) 9

Ted Gianoutsos (NA) 1

Write-in 2

U.S. House

Ethan Berkowitz (D) 228

*Don Young (R) 127

Don Wright (AIP) 30

Write-in 2

State Senator - District C

*Albert Kookesh (D) 288

Rory Schneeberger (NP) 81

Write-in 2

State House - District 5

*Bill Thomas (R) 233

Tim June (D) 143

Write-in 4

Prop. A - State Transportation Bonds

*Yes 239

No 114

Retain Supreme Court Justice Eastaugh

*Yes 230

No 96

Retain Appeals Court Judge Coats

*Yes 222

No 99

Retain Superior Court Judge Collins

*Yes 259

No 69

Retain District Court Judge Levy

*Yes 251

No 75

TOTAL BALLOTS CAST IN SKAGWAY: 394 plus 10 questioned

Turnout in recent Skagway Statewide and Presidential Elections

2008: 406
2006: 312
2004: 404
2002: 324
2000: 365
1998: 284

The largest local turnout in an election was 559 in the Oct. 2004 municipal election for a ballot that included an advisory question on Juneau Access.

Quote of the Day:

“It was 48 years ago that I voted in my first presidential election – Alaskans couldn’t vote for president until statehood.” – Carl Mulvihill

SKAGWAY VOTING GALLERY