ASUO elections results posted: We are Oregon and Katie & Alex win primary

Posted by Michael Ciaglo and Jeff Matarrese on Friday, Apr. 6 at 6:53 pm.

After a week of hard campaigning through rough weather the 2012 ASUO Primary Election results were posted on Friday afternoon outside of the EMU. We are Oregon, with 2424 votes, and Katie and Alex, with 1641 votes, won the Primary will be continuing on to the General Election that will take place next week. The EMU referendum did not pass, however students did vote in favor of renovations and additions to the SRC. Students also expressed their views to keep DPS weapon-free.

Students call back to their campaigns and friends to inform them of the results of the 2012 ASUO elections. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Ben and Lamar campaign manager Sophie Luthin phones in the results of the 2012 Primary Election on Friday, April 6, 2012. Ben and Lamar did not win enough votes to move on to the General Election in the next week. (Jeff Matarrese/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Freshman and Ben and Lamar supporter Hannah Fuller calls back with elections results that Ben and Lamar would not be continuing on to the general elections that will take place next week. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

We are Oregon, with 2424 votes, and Katie and Alex, with 1641 votes, won the primary 2012 ASUO elections and will be continuing on to the general election that will take place next week. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Ben and Lamar campaign manager Sophie Luthin phones in the results of the 2012 Primary Election on Friday, April 6, 2012. Ben and Lamar did not win enough votes to move on to the General Election in the next week. (JeffMatarrese/Oregon Daily Emerald)

Students vie for a position to see the 2012 ASUO election results as they are posted in the ASUO office in the EMU Friday afternoon. (Michael Ciaglo/Oregon Daily Emerald)