Upset Trend in MA Holds in Dem Stronghold
Matching a trend that has swept the Commonwealth, Falmouth voters supported State Sen. Scott Brown over Attorney General Martha Coakley in today's now historic election.
Brown garnered 8,041 votes to Coakley's 7,133. Libertarian Joeseph Kennedy managed to get the support of 128 Falmouth voters.
Coakley manged to best the next U.S. Senator from Massachusetts in two of Falmouth's nine precincts, taking precincts one and two. Brown swept the rest.
Here are the unofficial results:
Brown - 8,041
Coakely - 7,133
Kennedy - 128
Blanks - 2
Write-ins - 9
Total Ballots Cast - 15,313
Town Clerk Michael Palmer reported a smooth election.