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OFFICIAL RETURNS
NOVEMBER 6, 2012 GENERAL ELECTION 

Official vote totals displayed on this website only show results from Clinton County Voting Precincts.  
Those results do not reflect state-wide races nor races that include districts located in other counties. 

RETURNS BY PRECINCT


SUMMARY REPT-GROUP DETAIL                          CLINTON COUNTY, IOWA
                                                   GENERAL ELECTION
                                                   NOVEMBER 6, 2012
RUN DATE:11/09/12 02:00 PM

                                        TOTAL VOTES     %       Election Day    Absentee

 PRECINCTS COUNTED (OF 26) .  .  .  .  .         26  100.00
 REGISTERED VOTERS - TOTAL .  .  .  .  .     34,758
 BALLOTS CAST - TOTAL.  .  .  .  .  .  .     25,089                12,620        12,469
 VOTER TURNOUT - TOTAL  .  .  .  .  .  .              72.18

Straight Party
Vote for no more than  1
 Democratic Party (DEM) .  .  .  .  .  .      6,174   70.03         2,201         3,973
 Republican Party (REP) .  .  .  .  .  .      2,642   29.97         1,399         1,243

PRES/VICE PRES
Vote for no more than  1
 Barack Obama (DEM)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     15,141   60.56         6,834         8,307
 Mitt Romney (REP).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      9,432   37.73         5,466         3,966
 Virgil Goode (CON)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         61     .24            47            14
 Jill Stein (GRN) .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         55     .22            31            24
 Gary Johnson (LIB)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        187     .75           136            51
 Gloria LaRiva (PSL) .  .  .  .  .  .  .          2     .01             0             2
 James Harris (SWP)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          6     .02             2             4
 Jerry Litzel (NBP)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         16     .06             6            10
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        100     .40            66            34

US REP DIST 2
Vote for no more than  1
 Dave Loebsack (DEM) .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,743   57.11         6,065         7,678
 John Archer (REP).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      9,750   40.51         5,621         4,129
 Alan Aversa (NBP).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        558    2.32           367           191
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         15     .06            11             4

ST SEN DIST 49
Vote for no more than  1
 Rita Hart (DEM)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,782   56.07         6,098         7,684
 Andrew Naeve (REP)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     10,780   43.86         6,248         4,532
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         16     .07            11             5

ST REP DIST 97
Vote for no more than  1
 Ted Whisler (DEM).  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,793   38.95         1,933         1,860
 Steven Olson (REP)  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      5,941   61.00         3,699         2,242
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          5     .05             4             1

ST REP DIST 98
Vote for no more than  1
 Mary Wolfe (DEM) .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     10,052   76.16         4,156         5,896
 Carolyn Grimes (NBP).  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,129   23.71         1,729         1,400
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         17     .13             9             8

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
Vote for no more than  1
 John F. Staszewski (DEM)  .  .  .  .  .     13,061   54.89         5,740         7,321
 Tom Determann (REP) .  .  .  .  .  .  .     10,709   45.01         6,116         4,593
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         23     .10            13            10

CO AUDITOR
Vote for no more than  1
 Eric Van Lancker (DEM) .  .  .  .  .  .     19,157   99.07         9,240         9,917
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        179     .93           117            62

CO SHERIFF
Vote for no more than  1
 Richard J. Lincoln (DEM)  .  .  .  .  .     20,028   98.62         9,846        10,182
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        280    1.38           187            93

BLOOMFIELD TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         53  100.00            20            33

BROOKFIELD TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 William Brauer.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        163   53.97           111            52
 Dustin Eberhart  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        138   45.70            97            41
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          1     .33             0             1

CENTER TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Larry Rickertsen .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        251   49.51           129           122
 Jerome Burken .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        252   49.70           127           125
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          4     .79             3             1

DEEP CREEK TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Gregg A. Matthiesen .  .  .  .  .  .  .        192   51.06           129            63
 John M. McDonald .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        182   48.40           124            58
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          2     .53             0             2

DEWITT TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Frederick Thiede .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        494   45.40           253           241
 Robert A. Barber .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        593   54.50           293           300
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          1     .09             0             1

EDEN TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Larry W. Bahnsen .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        177   94.15           111            66
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         11    5.85             6             5

CAMANCHE TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 John T. Shaff .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         67   53.60            44            23
 Sam Shaff  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         58   46.40            35            23
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          0                     0             0

ELK RIVER TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Gilbert E. Diercks  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        260   52.74           165            95
 George Struve .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        222   45.03           149            73
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         11    2.23             8             3

HAMPSHIRE TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Warren J. Suehl  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        251   47.63           128           123
 Dan H. Witt.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        271   51.42           136           135
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          5     .95             3             2

LIBERTY TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Marlin Mowry  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         83   47.43            64            19
 William H. Horstmann.  .  .  .  .  .  .         92   52.57            69            23
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          0                     0             0

OLIVE TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Linda Gasper  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        185   89.81           126            59
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         21   10.19            13             8

GRANT TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         37  100.00            19            18

ORANGE TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         23  100.00             8            15

SHARON TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 F. Warren Ihns.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         87   43.72            72            15
 Jim Keitel .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        111   55.78            92            19
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          1     .50             1             0

SPRING ROCK TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Joel D. Paulsen  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        131   48.52            88            43
 Paul J. Hart  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        137   50.74            91            46
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          2     .74             1             1

WATERFORD TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         33  100.00            21            12

WELTON TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Jerry Wiese.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        154   50.99           109            45
 Rick L. Ryan  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        146   48.34           109            37
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          2     .66             0             2

WASHINGTON TWP TRUSTEE
Vote for no more than  2
 Phil Burke .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        153   48.88            83            70
 Charles W. Hunter.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        156   49.84           100            56
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          4    1.28             2             2

CENTER TWP CLERK TFV
Vote for no more than  1
 Mary E. Mommsen  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        282   99.65           141           141
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          1     .35             1             0

HAMPSHIRE TWP CLERK TFV
Vote for no more than  1
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         19  100.00            13             6

WASHINGTON TWP CLERK TFV
Vote for no more than  1
 Chris Spain.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        184   99.46           109            75
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .          1     .54             1             0

SOIL & WATER CONS DIST COM
Vote for no more than  3
 Jeanne Rogis  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,660   52.25         6,764         6,896
 Mike McConohy .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,065   46.15         6,187         5,878
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        420    1.61           218           202

CO AG EXT COUNC TFV
Vote for no more than  1
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        553  100.00           300           253

CO AG EXT COUNC
Vote for no more than  4
 Allan L. Rathje  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,129   28.63         6,511         6,618
 Norlan Hinke  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     10,985   23.96         5,436         5,549
 Ardith L. Hamilton  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     10,575   23.06         5,155         5,420
 Willard Larsen.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     10,999   23.99         5,380         5,619
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .        165     .36            74            91

LOW MOOR CITY COUNCIL TFV
Vote for no more than  2
 Steve Jones.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         94   47.00            77            17
 John H. Schmitt  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         81   40.50            59            22
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         25   12.50            23             2

WELTON CITY COUNCIL TFV
Vote for no more than  1
 Tamie Simmons .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         64   80.00            54            10
 WRITE-IN.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .         16   20.00             8             8

MANSFIELD
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,458   73.63         6,211         6,247
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      4,461   26.37         2,527         1,934

WATERMAN
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,038   75.52         6,512         6,526
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      4,226   24.48         2,376         1,850

WIGGINS
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     11,312   61.71         5,491         5,821
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      7,020   38.29         3,982         3,038

ZAGER
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,290   72.70         6,124         6,166
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      4,615   27.30         2,605         2,010

MULLINS
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,722   76.43         6,333         6,389
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,924   23.57         2,242         1,682

TABOR
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,345   77.52         6,649         6,696
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,870   22.48         2,230         1,640

VAITHESWARAN
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     11,225   68.13         5,543         5,682
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      5,250   31.87         2,956         2,294

ALPERS
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,575   75.29         6,194         6,381
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      4,128   24.71         2,393         1,735

CLEVE
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,683   76.29         6,333         6,350
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,942   23.71         2,240         1,702

REIDEL
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,657   76.31         6,340         6,317
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,929   23.69         2,225         1,704

NTABOR
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,143   76.73         6,546         6,597
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,985   23.27         2,292         1,693

TELLEEN
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     12,219   74.45         6,081         6,138
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      4,194   25.55         2,375         1,819

STRAUSSER
Vote for no more than  1
 YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     13,497   78.53         6,732         6,765
 NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      3,690   21.47         2,086         1,604