Patch will be reporting 2012 primary-election results as they come in for Democratic and Republican presidential nominations, state legislators and many other races. Polls closed at 8 p.m.
Results are listed below. Unofficial winners are shown in bold type. Incumbents are designated with asterisks.
As of midnight, 99 percent of precincts had reported statewide and 100 percent had reported in Montgomery County.
PresidentDemocrats County votes State votes Barack Obama 34,873 606,979 Republicans County votes State votes Newt Gingrich 3,399 83,567 Mitt Romney 31,971 462,275 Ron Paul 6,236 105,010 Rick Santorum 6,280 146,450
U.S. SenatorDemocrats County votes State votes Bob Casey* 31,425 557,179 Joseph John Vodvarka 4,234
132,202Republicans County votes State votes David Alan Christian 6,265 78,721 Marc A. Scaringi 1,275 51,407 Steven D. Welch 10,707 155,456 Tom Smith 17,210 295,962 Sam Rohrer 9,660 166,900
U.S. Representative, 2nd DistrictDemocrat County votes Total votes Chaka Fattah* 3,477 85,955 Republican County votes Total votes Robert Allen Mansfield Jr. 2,516 5,443
State attorney generalDemocrats County votes State votes Kathleen G. Kane 13,968 370,709 Patrick Murphy 23,405 330,624 Republicans County votes State votes David J. Freed 38,976 650,017
State auditor generalDemocrats County votes State votes Eugene A. DePasquale 31,223 565,811 Republicans County votes State votes Frank A. Pinto 13,241 232,557 John Maher 26,087 453,040
State treasurerDemocrat County votes State votes Rob McCord* 32,185 570,395 Republican County votes State votes Diana Irey Vaughan 36,614 642,968
State senator, District 17Democrat Votes Daylin Leach* 7,777 Republican Votes Charles Henry Gehret 6,107
State representative, District 148Democrat Votes Mike Gerber* 3,405
(no Republican on ballot)