Wenham Election Results 2012

Updates on the 2012 elections here in Wenham will be posted throughout the day. Connect with us on Twitter too at #PatchElections and tell us what you see by tweeting @HamWenPatch and commenting on facebook.com/HamiltonWenhamPatch.

Stay with Hamilton-Wenham Patch all day as we update this article with news and information from the polls and live election results after 8 p.m.


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1,058 Romney-Ryan 1,265 Johnson and Gray 27 U.S. Senate

Elizabeth Warren

896 Scott Brown 1,456 U.S. Congress Sixth District 

John Tierney

868 Richard Tisei 1,344 Daniel Fishman 93 Governor's Councilor Fifth District Eileen Duff 961 Maura Ciardiello 1,118 State Senate First Essex and Middlesex District
Bruce Tarr 1,999
State House Fourth Essex District

Brad Hill 1,990
Answer Results Answer Results
Question 1: 'Right to Repair' Yes 1,725 No 274 Question 2: Prescription of Life-Ending Medication Yes 1,215 No 1,093 Question 3: Medical Marijuana Yes 1,343 No 956
Question 4: Cutler School roof Yes 1,406 No 748 Question 5: School Capital Improvements Yes 1,407 No 742 Question 6: Legalizing Marijuana Yes 1,298 No 851 Question 7: Oposing Citizens United Decision Yes 1,539 No 539

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Scott Brown (R), Elizabeth Warren (D): U.S. Senate

Scott Brown has represented Massachusetts in the U.S. Senate since a January 2010 special election held to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by the late Ted Kennedy. Brown defeated state Attorney General Martha Coakley with 1,168,107 votes, or 51.9 percent, to her 1,058,682 votes, or 47.1 percent.

 John Tierney (D), Richard Tisei (R), Daniel Fishman (L): Fifth Congressional District

John Tierney has been the Congressman representing Wenham since 1997. He faces off against Richard Tisei, a Republican who is a former state Senator and lieutenant governor candidate and Daniel Fishman, a Libertarian from Beverly. In 2010, Tierney defeated Bill Hudak of Boxford 58-42 percent.

Maura Ciardiello (R), Eileen Duff (D): Governor's Council Fifth District

Ciardiello, of Haverhill and Duff, of Gloucester, are both in their first run for Governor's Councilor. They are seeking to fill the seat formerly filled by Mary-Ellen Manning of Peabody, who did not seek reelection to run for state Senate in the Second Essex District. She was defeated in the September primary.

Bruce Tarr (R): Massachusetts Senate First Essex and Middlesex District

Tarr, a Republican from Gloucester, has represented Wenham since 1995 and currently serves as the Senate Minority leader. He is running unopposed. In 2010, he was unopposed and was reelected.

Bradford Hill (R): Massachusetts House of Representatives 4th Essex District

Brad Hill has been the state representative representing Wenham since 1999. He is running unopposed. In 2010, he was unopposed and was reelected. He currently holds the position of Second Assistant Minority Leader in the House.

Wenham Updates From The Polls

7 a.m. The polls are open at Wenham Town Hall, where a new traffic pattern for election day is being used for the first time. The temperature is 25 degrees, which also makes it the coldest morning of the fall so far.

Michelle Bailey November 06, 2012 at 06:42 PM
No waiting to vote in Wenham. Voting at Town Hall ran very smoothly.


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