Hurtig and Tinker lead primary election


Andy Hurtig, senior in accounting, and Joe Tinker, junior in psychology, held a sizeable lead in the primary election. Hurtig and Tinker received 82.49 percent of the votes. They were the only pairing that officially registered to run. All other candidates were write-in selections.

Leading the write-in votes, Alexander Bahr, sophomore in communication studies, and Matthew Tobaben, junior in biology, received 5.04 percent of the votes. They are unofficially on the ballot for the general election until they accept having their names on the ballot.

The remaining 12.47 percent of the votes went to various write-in candidates.