UNION COUNTY — Businessman Donald Trump carried Union County in Saturday’s Republican presidential primary while Texas US Sen. Ted Cruz finished second and Florida US Sen. Marco Rubio third.
Unofficial results show Trump received 1,403 votes followed by Cruz with 884 and Rubio with 752. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was fourth with 268 votes while neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson finished fifth with 188 and Ohio Gov. John Kasich was sixth with 144.
The Union County Election Commission will meet Thursday at the Union County Voter Registrar’s Office to certify the results of the primary.
For more on Saturday’s primary and other upcoming election news see Wednesday’s edition of The Union Times and online at www.uniondailytimes.com.
Charles Warner can be reached at 864-762-4090 or [email protected]