|Archie Parnell (Democratic)||71.3%||13,234|
|Alexis Frank (Democratic)||21.5%||3,992|
|Les Murphy (Democratic)||7.3%||1,347|
With a good scattering, no change in election day votes for the trailing candidates. Archie Parnell will be the Democratic nominee.
With initial early votes reporting, Parnell has a commanding lead. This will be called shortly. (Though down from just Cherokee's 90% in early votes)
On the Democratic side of today’s contest, a lighter battle, with Archie Parnell expected to win outright tonight. Parnell received the endorsement of the last Democrat to represent this district, John Spratt. The Democratic Party controlled this district from the end of Reconstruction until Spratt’s defeat in November 2010.
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