The Journal Gazette

Election 2020

Senate 16 Republican

100% of precincts reporting; absentee count begins Wednesday

Justin Busch* - 3,252, 69%

Tom Rhoades - 1,452, 31%

Senate 16 Democrat

100% of precincts reporting; absentee count begins Wednesday

Tim Barr - 1,310, 36%

Juli Dominguez - 2,301, 64%

FWCS referendum

100% of precincts reporting; absentee count begins Wednesday

Shall Fort Wayne Community Schools, Allen County, Indiana, issue bonds or enter into a lease to finance the 2020 FWCS School Building Basic Renewal/Restoration and Safety Project which includes restoration and renovation work at approximately 37 buildings and which is estimated to cost not more than $130,000,000 and is estimated to increase the property tax rate for debt service by $0.1486 per $100 of assessed valuation?

Yes - 10,400, 74%

No - 3,607, 26%

Local politics

Election ballots

Absentee ballots will be counted beginning today.

June 3, 2020 1:00 am


Incumbents Glick, Nisly earn victories

INDIANAPOLIS – Two incumbents in regional Statehouse races cruised to victory Tuesday night in their GOP primaries while a third...

June 3, 2020 1:00 am


Indiana’s primary elections are June 2. Voters will nominate candidates for president, U.S. House of Representatives, state Senate and state House of Representatives in the fall elections. Candidates will also be nominated for county offices, including boards of commissioners, county councils, judges, coroners, treasurers, auditors, recorders and surveyors. In the race for president, Indiana’s ballot still has the names of candidates who have dropped out of the race. They are listed in alphabetical order. An asterisk (*) denotes incumbent.Hoosiers have until May 21 to apply for absentee ballots at Eligible voters will receive ballots by mail. County election offices must receive completed ballots by mail before noon June 2 for them to be counted. Polls will be open 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 2.