Bera's Lead Over Lungren Widens As Vote Count Continues
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Democratic challenger Ami Bera's vote margin over Republican incumbent Dan Lungren widens to more than 3,800 as mail-in ballots continue to be added to the total. Sacramento City Council races also stay tight.
The Sacramento County Election Office reports a widening margin for Ami Bera over Dan Lungren in the race for U.S. House of Representatives District 7. Bera now holds a 3,824-vote lead.
The next update is expected Thursday afternoon.
Ami Bera: 119,726 votes (50.81 percent)
Dan Lungren: 115,902 votes (49.19 percent)
Other races of note:
Sacramento City Council District 4
Steve Hansen: 9,813 votes (50.18 percent)
Joseph Yee: 9,705 votes (49.63 percent)
Sacramento City Council Distric 2
Rob Kerth: 4,989 votes (50.87 percent)
Allen Wayne Warren: 4,789 votes (48.83 percent)
See full results at the Sacramento County Election website.