Dade Votes Walker, Warnock Retains Senate Seat
By LYDIA BERGLAR
Unofficial election results for the Dec. 6 Senate run-off show that Dade County overwhelmingly voted for Herschel Walker, but with just over 51% of votes state-wide, Warnock (incumbent Democratic Senator) won the race.
See below for the breakdown of the results which are being certified at the time of printing/distribution.
Beginning in January, Democrats will hold 51 seats in the Senate and Republicans will hold 49.
Out of 11,134 registered voters in Dade County, 5,100 ballots were cast for a 45.81% turnout.
- Provisional: 3
- Absentee by Mail: 140
- Advanced Voting: 2,000
- Election Day: 2,957
- Herschel Junior Walker: 4,195
- Warnock: 901
- Blank Ballot/Write-in: 4