HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – Follow Eyewitness News for the latest on election results in Kentucky’s primary election on Tuesday night.
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All the statewide races, and the one local race in Muhlenberg County, are all reporting a projected winner in Tuesday’s Kentucky primary.
In the governor’s race, the stage is set for two political rivals to face off.
Republican incumbent Matt Bevin defeated three primary challengers. He will face Democratic challenger Andy Beshear in November. Beshear, the current Attorney General, defeated three other candidates seeking the Democratic nomination Tuesday.
Current Secretary of State Allison Lundergan Grimes is not seeking re-election. Both parties had contested primaries for the Democrat’s position.
Republican Michael Adams and Democrat Heather French Henry will face off for the open position in November.
Republican Daniel Cameron secured his party’s nomination for the Attorney General race.
Democrat Sheri Donahue won her party’s nomination for Auditor. She will face incumbent Republican Mike Harmon in November.
Michael Bowman won the Democratic nomination for Treasurer. He will face Republican incumbent Allison Ball this fall.
Incumbent Republican Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles won a primary challenge on Tuesday. He will face Democratic nominee Robert Haley Conway.
All results are in for the Kentucky primary. Democrat Sheri Donahue is the projected winner of her party’s nomination for Kentucky Auditor.
Daniel Cameron is projected to win the Republican nomination for Kentucky Attorney General.
Michael Adams is the projected winner of the Republican nomination for Secretary of State. Adams will face Democratic nominee Heather French Henry in November.
Democrat Andy Beshear is projected to win his party’s nomination for Kentucky governor. He will face incumbent Republican Matt Bevin in November.
There are four races where we’re waiting on a winner to be projected.
In Muhlenberg County, Graham precinct voted ‘yes’ on this question surrounding alcohol sales at distilleries:
Michael Bowman is the projected winner in the Democratic State Treasurer race and Robert Haley Conway is projected to win the Democratic Ag Commissioner race. Conway will face incumbent Republican Ryan Quarles in November.
Andy Beshear has taken the lead in the Democratic race for governor.
Democratic candidate for governor Adam Edelen is reportedly conceding the election. Rocky Adkins and Andy Beshear are still in a dead heat.
With the Republican nomination secured by incumbent Governor Matt Bevin, many eyes are turning to the race for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination.
Currently, the race is close between Rocky Adkins and Andy Beshear.
The winner will challenge Gov. Bevin in November.
Incumbent Governor Matt Bevin is the projected winner of the Kentucky GOP primary.
Here’s a look at results in the Republican races for Secretary of State and Attorney General:
The winner of the Secretary of State race will face Democrat Heather French Henry in November.
Around 30% of precincts are reporting statewide. Incumbent Governor Matt Bevin continues to lead the Republican primary, while Rocky Adkins holds a lead in the Democratic gubernatorial primary.
None of the Tri-State’s western Kentucky counties had any reported election complaints.
With about 17% of precincts reporting in the Kentucky primary, two races have already been decided.
Incumbent Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles is projected by AP to be the winner of the Republican nomination for his position.
Heather French Henry is projected to win the Democratic nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State.
(This story was originally published on May 21, 2019)