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Posted by: Elizabeth Todaro on Aug 2, 2018

Tennesseans headed to the polls today to vote in some highly contested statewide and local primaries. Races include Democratic and Republican party nominees for U.S. Senator, governor and Tennessee’s nine congressional districts. The state Division of Elections reported that 626,894 Tennesseans voted in person or absentee during the two-week early voting period which ended July 28, an increase of about 11% from 2014. Unofficial election results for the Aug. 2 primary will be posted on the Secretary of State’s website