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Northampton County numbers

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by The Press in Local News

President

Mitt Romney (R) 46.9 percent, 60,786

Barack Obama (D) 51 percent, 66,718

Jill Stein (Green) 0 percent, 487

Gary Johnson (Lib) 0 percent, 1,169

Write-in 0 percent, 309

Total 129,469

U.S. Senate

Tom Smith (R) 44 percent, 55,657

Bob Casey Jr. (D) 53 percent, 67,329

Rayburn Douglas Smith (Lib) 1.4 percent, 1,771 Total 124,793

136th District

Bob Freeman (D – unopposed) 99.3 percent

Total 17,237

138th District

Marcia Hahn (R) 63 percent, 19,959

Leslie Altieri (D) 36 percent, 11,680

Homeowners beware of post-storm scam artists

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by JIM PALMQUIST Special to the Bethlehem Press in Local News

In the aftermath of Sandy come "storm chasers," aka rip-off repair people, who descend on areas after a natural disaster looking to scam those in need of home repairs.

Homeowners facing major repairs following Hurricane Sandy should be on alert for scam artists hoping to prey on older adults. AARP Pennsylvania wants to alert people about common contractor scams during a time when members may be most vulnerable.

Lehigh County numbers

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by The Press in Local News

President

Mitt Romney (R) 46 percent, 65,951

Barack Obama (D) 53 percent, 76,612

Jill Stein (Green) 0 percent, 497

Gary Johnson (Lib) 1 percent, 1,296 Total 144,356

U.S. Senate

Tom Smith (R) 43 percent, 61,041

Bob Casey Jr. (D) 55 percent, 77,975

Rayburn Douglas Smith (Lib.) 2 percent, 2,728

Total 141,744

133rd District

David Molony (R) 39 percent, 6,516

Daniel McNeill (D) 61 percent, 10,320

Total 16,836

135th District

Kenneth Barreto (R) 32 percent, 2,554