Love http://kuer.org en KUER's Election 2012 Recap http://kuer.org/post/kuers-election-2012-recap <p><strong>Utah Governor</strong></p><p>Republican Gary Herbert secured his second term in office last night, breezing past Democrat Peter Cooke by more than 36,000 votes.</p><p>Just before 11 pm, General Peter Cooke arrived unexpectedly at GOP headquarters to congratulate Governor Gary Herbert on his win. Cooke said he tried calling the governor first but he didn’t pick up. Cooke later returned to the Democratic headquarters to concede, saying Utahns need to continue fighting for education.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 18:08:20 +0000 Andrea Smardon, Terry Gildea, Whittney Evans & Brian Grimmett & Todd Patton 20407 at http://kuer.org KUER's Election 2012 Recap