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2018 General Election
November 6, 2018
1st Set of Unofficial Returns
(pursuant to s. 102.141, F.S.)

Track by Gulf County

United States Senator
Candidate Party Votes Received
Rick Scott REP 4,098,107
50.07%
Bill Nelson DEM 4,085,545
49.92%
Lateresa L.A. Jones WRI 444
0.01%
Howard Knepper WRI 109
0%
Michael S. Levinson WRI 101
0%
Charles Frederick Tolbert WRI 116
0%
David Weeks WRI 209
0%
Machine Recount Indicated
Total    8,184,631


Representative in Congress, District 2
Candidate Party Votes Received
Neal Dunn REP 199,299
67.45%
Bob Rackleff DEM 96,170
32.55%
Total    295,469


Governor
Candidate Party Votes Received
DeSantis / Nuñez REP 4,075,879
49.59%
Gillum / King DEM 4,042,195
49.18%
Richardson / Argenziano REF 47,123
0.57%
Gibson / Wilds NPA 24,388
0.3%
Foley / Tutton NPA 14,532
0.18%
Stanley / McJury NPA 14,499
0.18%
Blass / Harju WRI 6
0%
Johnson / Hayes WRI 60
0%
Machine Recount Indicated
Total    8,218,682


Attorney General
Candidate Party Votes Received
Ashley Moody REP 4,231,794
52.11%
Sean Shaw DEM 3,743,102
46.1%
Jeffrey Marc Siskind NPA 145,239
1.79%
Total    8,120,135


Chief Financial Officer
Candidate Party Votes Received
Jimmy Patronis REP 4,151,455
51.75%
Jeremy Ring DEM 3,870,776
48.25%
Richard Paul Dembinsky WRI 285
0%
Total    8,022,516


Commissioner of Agriculture
Candidate Party Votes Received
Matt Caldwell REP 4,025,011
49.97%
Nicole "Nikki" Fried DEM 4,030,337
50.03%
Machine Recount Indicated
Total    8,055,348


Justice of the Supreme Court
Shall Justice Alan Lawson be retained in Office?
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes 5,043,562
71.45%
No 2,015,708
28.55%
Total    7,059,270


First District Court of Appeal
Shall Judge Harvey Jay be retained in Office?
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes 787,022
66.37%
No 398,795
33.63%
Total    1,185,817


Shall Judge Stephanie Ray be retained in Office?
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes 813,474
68.96%
No 366,123
31.04%
Total    1,179,597


Shall Judge Brad Thomas be retained in Office?
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes 773,284
65.85%
No 400,989
34.15%
Total    1,174,273


Shall Judge Kemmerly Thomas be retained in Office?
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes 775,422
66.06%
No 398,335
33.94%
Total    1,173,757


Shall Judge Allen Winsor be retained in Office?
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes 761,319
64.87%
No 412,216
35.13%
Total    1,173,535


Amendment No. 1
Increased Homestead Property Tax Exemption
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 4,559,488
58.07%
No for Rejection 3,292,709
41.93%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,852,197


Amendment No. 2
Limitations on Property Tax Assessments
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 5,160,178
66.49%
No for Rejection 2,600,391
33.51%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,760,569


Amendment No. 3
Voter Control of Gambling in Florida
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 5,674,609
71.46%
No for Rejection 2,265,873
28.54%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,940,482


Amendment No. 4
Voting Restoration Amendment
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 5,146,993
64.54%
No for Rejection 2,827,809
35.46%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,974,802


Amendment No. 5
Supermajority Vote Required to Impose, Authorize, or Raise State Taxes or Fees
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 5,163,307
65.73%
No for Rejection 2,692,117
34.27%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,855,424


Amendment No. 6
Rights of Crime Victims; Judges
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 4,834,677
61.61%
No for Rejection 3,012,532
38.39%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,847,209


Amendment No. 7
First Responder and Military Member Survivor Benefits; Public Colleges and Universities
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 5,146,763
65.76%
No for Rejection 2,680,142
34.24%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,826,905


Amendment No. 9
Prohibits Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling; Prohibits Vaping in Enclosed Indoor Workplaces
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 5,413,377
68.91%
No for Rejection 2,441,962
31.09%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,855,339


Amendment No. 10
State and Local Government Structure and Operation
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 4,846,446
63.15%
No for Rejection 2,827,637
36.85%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,674,083


Amendment No. 11
Property Rights; Removal of Obsolete Provision; Criminal Statutes
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 4,678,963
62.13%
No for Rejection 2,851,787
37.87%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,530,750


Amendment No. 12
Lobbying and Abuse of Office by Public Officers
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 6,114,448
78.92%
No for Rejection 1,632,851
21.08%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,747,299


Amendment No. 13
Ends Dog Racing
Ballot Choice Votes Received
Yes for Approval 5,405,689
69.05%
No for Rejection 2,422,635
30.95%
Amendments require 60% to pass
Total    7,828,324




Florida Department of State

Division of Elections

Room 316, R.A.Gray Building, 500 S.Bronough Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250
1.850.245.6200