Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Want to know how your neighbors voted? We have the results here.
President Obama, Scott Brown, Stephen Lynch and John Rogers were all winners in Norwood Tuesday night when the votes were counted. The Mass. U.S. Senate race was the only one in which Norwood voters did not pick the ultimate winner - choosing Scott Brown over the now Senator-elect Elizabeth Warren. For the U.S. Presidency, town of Norwood voters chose the Obama-Biden ticket over Romney-Ryan by a vote of 8,098 to 6,292. Shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday, the AP called Massachusetts for Obama, along with with six other east coast states and the District of Columbia. At about 11:15 EST, NBC News called the presidential election for the incumbent Democrat. For the full election results from the town of Norwood, check the table below: Obama-Biden …
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Stay with Norwood Patch all day as we update this article with news and information from the polls and live election results after 8 p.m. Share your photos and videos from Election Day by clicking the Upload Photos and Video button! Also, tell us what you've seen at the polls in the comments below: How long did you wait to vote today? Which candidate has the most visible presence among signholders? Join the conversation in the comments. Scott Brown (R), Elizabeth Warren (D): U.S. Senate Scott Brown has represented Massachusetts in the U.S. Senate since a January 2010 special election held to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by the late Ted Kennedy. Brown defeated state Attorney General Martha Coakley with 1,168,107 votes, or 51.9 percent…
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Democrat John Rogers has been elected to his 11th term in office.
Incumbent John Rogers will serve an 11th term as the Mass. House Representative for the 12th Norfolk District including all of Norwood and four districts of Walpole. Rogers defeated challenger James Stanton for the second time. Republican Stanton challenged Rogers in the 2010 election as well. Stanton won the Walpole districts by 257 votes. He had 3,460 votes to Rogers' 3,203. Rogers won 9,224 votes in Norwood. Stanton won 4,600. Rep. Rogers was at the Olde Colonial Cafe in Norwood to celebrate his victory on election night.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Both the incumbent and challenger for Norwood's Mass. State Representative attended the League of Women Voters forum last Thursday.
Many of the local candidates on the ballot for this November attended last Thursday's Candidates Forum at the Norwood Town Hall, presented by the League of Women Voters of Norwood, Westwood and Walpole. Both candidates for the positions of Massachusetts State Representative for the 12th Norfolk District, John Rogers (incumbent) and Jim Stanton, were given three minutes each for an opening statement, two minutes each for a closing statement, and one minute each to answer questions, prepared by the League and submitted from the audience. Rogers and Stanton addressed questions on the economy, immigration and education, among other things. "Knowing that I represent hard-working families, I have been working hard for you and your families," …