With only provisional ballots left to be counted, Danielle Hornberger has a strong lead in the general election for Cecil County Executive, collecting roughly 66.8% percent of recorded votes. Democratic nominee, Jeff Kase, has 32.9% percent of recorded votes.
Hornberger, an aide to U.S. Congressman Andy Harris, has an initial tally of 25,517 votes to Kase’s 12,575 votes. During the 2016 election, 43,444 voters cast their ballots in the Cecil County Executive general election. With only provisional votes outstanding, the current turn out for this year’s race sits at 38,197.
Vote totals and percentages in this article are based on unofficial results of the Maryland State Board of Elections as of 9:12 am Wednesday morning. Official results will follow. Readers are advised that unofficial results are subject to realignment in the days ahead and official results will follow after a full accounting of pending ballots. To view the most up-to-date unofficial results, visit the State Board of Elections website.
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