Vermont down ballot state executive elections, 2012
Two down ballot state executive positions were up for election in the state of Vermont in 2012.
The primary took place on August 28, 2012 with the general election on November 6, 2012.
Incumbent Elizabeth Pearce (D) won re-election. She was first appointed to the position in January 2011.
|Vermont Treasurer General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Elizabeth Pearce Incumbent||52.3%||147,700|
|Liberty Union||Jessica Diamondstone||2.5%||6,939|
|Election Results via Vermont Secretary of State. Vote totals above are unofficial and reflect 263 of 275 precincts reporting.|
- August 28 primary candidates:
- Elizabeth Pearce Incumbent
- August 28 GOP primary candidates:
- August 28 Progressive Party primary candidates:
Incumbent Thomas Salmon (R) did not seek re-election. He was first elected in 2006. In a letter he stated, "I have achieved the goal set when I took office in January 2007 to transform the Vermont State Auditor’s Office into a first-rate performance auditing shop. It is time for me to move on to new challenges."
|Vermont State Auditor General Election, 2012|
|Liberty Union||Jerry Levy||3.4%||9,381|
|Election Results via Vermont Secretary of State.|
- August 28 Democratic primary candidates:
|June 14||Candidate filing deadline|
|July 14||Deadline for sending absentee ballots for military and overseas voters|
|Aug 18||Voting machines must be tested using official ballots|
|Aug 28||Primary election|
|Sept 7||Last day for a losing candidate to request a recount|
|Nov 6||General election|
|Nov 13||All canvassing committees meet to tally returns|
|Nov 16||Last day for losing candidates request a recount|
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