SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH – November 3, 2015 (Gephardt Daily) –
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The November 2015 election results are trickling into the Salt Lake County Clerk’s Office.
The counting was delayed Tuesday night due a surge of late voting in polls located in Trolley Square.
Latest vote totals give Jackie Biskupski a 5 percent lead over incumbent mayor Ralph Becker with 46.8 percent of the vote counted.
Biskupski 52.19 percent
Becker 47.81 percent
At 11:10 p.m. Tuesday Biskupski released the following statement:
“I am deeply humbled by the outpouring of support I have received. We are currently leading the race by four and a half points, and although there are still votes left to be counted, we are confident that we will prevail.
The mayor has let me know that he will not be conceding, so we must wait for the final certification on November 17.”
“I will be taking the next two weeks to close down the campaign, thank my donors and supporters, and spend time with family. I am confident, staying positive, and looking forward to the 17th.
We’ll bring you the latest vote totals as they become available.