State Treasurer Recanvass Results

The Secretary of States’ office releases the results of the recanvass for the 2007 Republican primary for state treasurer.

The recanvass occurred at the request of State Representative Lonnie Napier, who was locked in a tight race with former State Court Administrator Melinda Wheeler.

After the recanvass Wheeler maintained her lead with 54,612 votes, while Napier had 53,505 votes.

The State Board of Elections is scheduled to meet June 11, 2007, to certify the results from the primary.