Melissa Hartman declares victory in Democratic primary race for Erie County Clerk

Posted at 11:56 PM, Jun 28, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-29 09:44:45-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Eden Town Supervisor Melissa Hartman has declared victory in the Democratic primary race for Erie County Clerk.

Hartman declared victory over incumbent Mickey Kearns during a press conference around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

As of around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday, with 99% of precincts reporting, Hartman leads Kearns 64% (32,573 votes) to 36% (18,581 votes).

Kearns has served as Erie County Clerk since 2018.

You can find more election results here.