BY DAWSON HUNT STAFF WRITER
Morristown West’s Mock Election was hosted on Nov. 2 for all grades. The US Presidential election was held on Nov. 3, 2020. The Presidential winner for the West High Mock election was Donald Trump with 50.1% of the popular vote. Biden was second with 26.3%, and West in third with 24.8%. The Senate winner in the Mock Election was Bill Hagarthy with 50.5%. Marquita Bradshaw came in second with 23.8%. The House of Representatives winner was Diana Harshbarger with 54.3%. Blair Walsingham had 31.2% for second. Hamblen county voted 76.4% for Trump, 22.3% Biden, and 1.3% others. Hamblen County voted for Bill Hagerty 77.3%, and 22.7% others. Tennessee voted overall for Trump 60.7%, Biden 37.4%, and Others 1.9%
Below are results to compare West High, Hamblen County, and Tennessee choices.
West High Trump 50.1% Biden 22.3% West 1.3% Hamblen County Trump 76.4% Biden 22.3% Other 1.3% Tennessee Trump 60.7% Biden 37.4% Other 1.9%