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One Fairfax City Precinct Voted for Ron Paul

Polls in city limits saw higher turnout rate than Virginia.

Voters at almost all Fairfax City precincts showed a preference for Mitt Romney over Ron Paul on Super Tuesday with 60 percent of the votes, falling in line with the . 

Fairfax City turnout (6 percent) topped the state turnout rate (5 percent). Precinct 2, a sliver of area stretching up the center of the city from Main Street to , had the highest turnout within the city limits at 195 votes. Precinct 1, the lower left part of Fairfax west of Chain Bridge Road and including Westmore, boasted the lowest turnout at 121 votes.

Romney won five out of six precincts Tuesday. Precinct 6, the Jermantown area of Fairfax, gave Ron Paul a small victory by a margin of four votes. 

Click here to see a map of the precincts.

Two of the potential GOP presidential nominees, Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum, to make the Virginia ballot. 

A breakdown of Fairfax City's precincts:

  • Precinct 1: Paul-58, Romney-63
  • Precinct 2: Paul-62, Romney-129
  • Precinct 3: Paul-73, Romney-122
  • Precinct 4: Paul-63, Romney-107
  • Precinct 5: Paul-60, Romney-88
  • Precinct 6: Paul-68, Romney-64
  • Absentee: Paul-13, Romney-31 

Click here for full election results.

Jackson Baer March 07, 2012 at 05:38 PM
Republicans just don't get it. Ron Paul is the only one who goes by the Constitution. Less spending, less government, fewer wars. That's where he strays from most Republicans, they love preemptive war and ignoring the Golden Rule. Do unto others as you'd have them do unto you... unless you think they are dangerous then bomb the crap out of them. http://www.whatthehellbook.com/the-book/
Jay Lim March 07, 2012 at 06:49 PM
Don't give up on him! Track the Revolution with the only interactive geo-tagging Ron Paul map on the web. Launched yesterday. Tally quickly at: http://www.ronpaulitic.com/

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