Brown Bests Coakley in Falmouth

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. 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