Rep. Randy Hunt Wins GOP Primary

5th Barnstable Legislative District
State Rep. Randy Hunt (R-Sandwich)

Incumbent State Representative Randy Hunt won the 5th Barnstable District Republican primary today.  

According to unofficial returns, Rep. Hunt won 79.2% of the vote while County Commissioner Ron Beaty trailed with 20.6%.  Hunt took 3,169 votes with Beaty receiving 826 votes.  There were 6 write-in ballots in the closely-watched race. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on