St. Louis Public Radio News
9:11 am
Wed November 6, 2002

Election Results for Missouri and Illinois

St. Louis, MO – Here is a list of races of interest to Missouri and Illinois, as reported by both the Associated Press and the Missouri Secretary of State's office:

TOP RACES

Missouri's U.S. Senate Race Candidate Vote Total Percentage Jean Carnahan (D) 907,658 48.6% Jim Talent (R) 931,059 49.9% Tamara Millay (L) 18,267 1.0% "Digger" Romano (G) 10,448 0.6%

Illinois' Governor Race Candidate Vote Total Percentage Rod Blagojevich (D) 1,818,823 52% Jim Ryan (R) 1,582,604 45% Cal Skinner (L) 73,197 2% Marisellis Brown (I) 22,710 1%

Illinois' 19th Congressional Race Candidate Vote Total Percentage John Shimkus (R) 133,956 55% David Phelps (D) 110,517 45%

MISSOURI

State Auditor Candidate Vote Total Percentage Claire McCaskill (D) 1,084,100 60% Al Hanson (R) 661,934 37% Arnold Trembley (L) 39,667 2% Fred Kennell (G) 23,366 1% Theo (Ted) Brown (Write-In) 32 0%

U.S. Representative - District 1 Candidate Vote Total Percentage William Lacy Clay (D) 133,179 70% Richard Schwadron (R) 51,641 27% Jim Higgins (L) 5,327 3%

U.S. Representative - District 2 Candidate Vote Total Percentage Todd Akin (R) 166,696 67% John Hogan (R) 77168 31% Darla Maloney (L) 4,547 2%

U.S. Representative - District 3 Candidate Vote Total Percentage Dick Gephardt (D) 121,833 59% Catherine Enz (R) 80,375 39% Daniel Byington (L) 4,127 2%

MISSOURI BALLOT QUESTIONS

Proposition A - Tobacco Tax Increase Vote Total Percentage Yes 877,682 49% No 906,646 51%

Constitutional Amendment 1 - St. Louis Home Rule Vote Total Percentage Yes 1,167,756 69% No 513,372 31%

Constitutional Amendment 2 - Collective Bargaining Vote Total Percentage Yes 836,192 49% No 876,491 51%

Constitutional Amendment 3 - Term Limits Vote Total Percentage Yes 874,577 54% No 736,734 46%

Constitutional Amendment 4 - Joint Utilities Vote Total Percentage Yes 923,340 58% No 674,062 42%

Question - New Missouri State Constitution Vote Total Percentage Yes 568,845 35% No 1,070,425 65%