County Has Only 15% Voter Turnout While State Sees 14%
Darren Doyle, story:
Republican gubernatorial candidate Ryan Quarles carried the votes in Edmonson County for the party's nomination, but Daniel Cameron won handily statewide, gathering nearly 50% of the votes for the 2023 Primary Election.
Incumbent Andy Beshear (D) won his party's nomination in a landslide, garnering 91% of the statewide vote. He won 93% of the democratic gubernatorial votes in Edmonson County.
The county had only a 15% voter turnout, recording only 1506 voters out of 9,724 registered, which was slightly higher than the state total of only 14%.
There were no local county elections for Edmonson this year.
Statewide, Cameron more than doubled the votes over Quarles and nearly tripled Glasgow native Kelly Craft's vote totals.
Also securing wins were:
The General Election is scheduled for Tuesday, November 7, 2023.