Special Election 2017: Chouteau County Votes

Voters headed to the polls on Thursday, May 25 to fill the congressional vacancy left by President Trumps appointment of former Congressmen Ryan Zinke as Secretary of the Interior.

The Special Election included three names on the ballot: Republican, Greg Gianforte, Democrat Rob Quist and Libertarian Mark Wicks.

Gianforte won the election with 50% of the vote (189,473), while Quist was second with 44% (166,483) and Wicks third with 6% (21,509).

In Chouteau County Gianforte claimed victory receiving 1,234 votes or 58% to Quists 33% (715) and Wicks 9% (182).

Chouteau County voters cast there vote...