2020 primary election results in Summit County | SummitDaily.com

2020 primary election results in Summit County

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8:40 p.m.: Incumbent Republican state Sen. Bob Rankin of Carbondale grabbed the early lead Tuesday night over Senate District 8 primary challenger Debra Irvine of Breckenridge. With 16,240 votes counted in the seven-county district as of 8:30 p.m., Rankin holds a 55% to 45% advantage over Irvine.

8:05 p.m.: Assistant District Attorney Heidi McCollum looks set to become the region’s next district attorney. McCollum has a huge early lead in Tuesday’s Democratic primary against opponent Braden Angel, a former deputy DA in the district, by a margin of 68% to 32%. 

8:00 p.m.: John Hickenlooper escaped with a victory in the Democratic U.S. Senate primary in Colorado on Tuesday, defeating rival Andrew Romanoff. He will face Republican incumbent U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner in one of the most closely watched races in the nation and a must-win for Democrats to take control of the chamber.

7:30 p.m.: Karl Hanlon has a lead over opponent Arn Menconi in the Democratic Primary for Senate District 8. Early results Tuesday showed that Hanlon has 57% of the vote with six of seven counties in the district reporting, including Summit.

6:45 p.m.: Polls close at 7 p.m. As of 4 p.m. Tuesday, the Colorado Secretary of State’s Office was reporting 3,983,233 ballots had been cast in the state’s primary election. Of those voting, 1,188,430 were Democrats, 1,094,555 were Republicans, 45,038 were Libertarians and 1,643,911 were unaffiliated voters.

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