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Burrel Charles Farnsley

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Burrel Charles Farnsley
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Kentucky, District 3
PartyDemocratic
Burrel Charles Farnsley was a Democratic candidate for the United States Senate in the 2014 elections in Kentucky.[1][2] He was defeated by Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes in the Democratic primary on May 20, 2014.[3]

He was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 3rd Congressional District of Kentucky.

Elections

2014

See also: United States Senate elections in Kentucky, 2014

Farnsley was a Democratic candidate for the United States Senate in the 2014 elections in Kentucky.[1][2] He was defeated by Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes in the Democratic primary on May 20, 2014.[3]

U.S. Senate, Kentucky Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAlison Lundergan Grimes 76.5% 307,821
Gregory Leichty 8.1% 32,602
Burrel Farnsley 8% 32,310
Tom Recktenwald 7.4% 29,791
Total Votes 402,524
Source: Kentucky State Board of Elections

2012

See also: Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012

Farnsley ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Kentucky's 3rd District.[4] Farnsley was defeated by incumbent John Yarmuth in the Democratic primary.[5] The primary elections were held on May 22, 2012.[6]

Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Yarmuth Incumbent 86.7% 43,635
Burrel Charles Farnsley 13.3% 6,716
Total Votes 50,351

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