The results of the August primary election and its historically low voter turnout are making news this week.
A contentious measure on how the Clay County School Superintendent is chosen cleared a final hurdle Thursday on its way to the ballot.
Two races from Tuesday night’s election are still too close to call.
Election officials expect to conduct recounts in those tight races, the Florida House District 15 contest between Republicans Jay Fant and Paul Renner and Duval County School Board District 2, which would determine whether Sam Hall or Theresa Graham will head into a runoff election with Scott Shine.
The Clay County Commission will have until Thursday to draft a resolution letting voters decide whether the district school superintendent should be elected or appointed.
The Duval County District 4 School Board race was expected to be a close one, but it quickly became clear Tuesday that voters wanted to keep incumbent Paula Wright in office.With 53 percent of the votes from the 32 precincts of District 4, Paula Wright…
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UPDATE 8:19With the latest update, Jay Fant leads Paul Renner by just 20 votes in the race for State Representative District 15.UPDATE 8:15 from the Associated PressFormer Florida deputy attorney general George Sheldon has a commanding early lead in th…