Statewide Analysis

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Presidential:
Donald Trump won Utah's six electoral votes.  Trump garnered over 46% of the vote to Hillary Clinton's 27.8% and Evan McMullin's (i) 20.6%.  McMullin was given an outside shot at beating Trump in Utah, but the final election results had McMullin finish a distant third in his home state.  

Senate:
Incumbent Mike Lee (R) was re-elected to a second term in the U.S. Senate.

House:
Republicans kept control of the Utah delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives and all of the incumbents were re-elected.

Governor:
Incumbent Gary Herbert (R) was re-elected to his second full term as governor and has been in office since 2008.  Herbert faced a primary challenge from former Overstock.com CEO Jonathan Johnson (R), but easily defeated him in the primary after Johnson had secured 55% of the vote in the Republican state convention that had forced the primary election.

Other Notable Election Results:
Republicans gained one seat in the Utah State Senate and now control 24 of the 29 seats in the upper chamber.  In the Utah House of Representatives Republicans lost three seats and now the Republican majority is 60 seats to the Democratic minority of 15 seats.  


 

Race by Race Details

Utah Senate
Percent Reporting: 81    Last Update: 11/14/2016 2:04:47 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
William Barron (Non-Partisan)  2.3%
Stoney Fonua (Independent American Party)  2.3%
Mike Lee (Republican Party)  68.1% Winner
Misty Snow (Democratic Party)  27.4%
Senator Mike Lee (R) won re-election to the United States Senate for a second term.

Utah Congressional District 01
Percent Reporting: 84    Last Update: 11/14/2016 2:03:41 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Rob Bishop (Republican Party)  64.8% Winner
Craig Bowden (Libertarian Party)  5.7%
Peter Clemens (Democratic Party)  27.8%
Chadwick Fairbanks (Non-Partisan)  1.7%

Utah Congressional District 02
Percent Reporting: 79    Last Update: 11/14/2016 2:04:01 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Charlene Albarran (Democratic Party)  33.7%
Paul McCollaum (Constitution Party)  4.3%
Chris Stewart (Republican Party)  62.0% Winner

Utah Congressional District 03
Percent Reporting: 84    Last Update: 11/14/2016 2:04:19 PM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Jason Chaffetz (Republican Party)  73.9% Winner
Stephen Tryon (Democratic Party)  26.1%

Utah Congressional District 04
Percent Reporting: 100    Last Update: 11/9/2016 3:21:07 AM

Candidate NamePercent Vote ReceivedWinner
Mia Love (Republican Party)  52.9% Winner
H. Douglas Owens (Democratic Party)  42.5%
Collin Simonsen (Constitution Party)  4.61%

*The analysis on this page is provided by the Business-Industry Political Action Committee (BIPAC). BIPAC is an independent, bipartisan organization, that is supported by several hundred of the nation's leading businesses and trade associations. The views expressed in this analysis do not necessarily represent the views of our organization.