State Rep. Jeff Farrington and Newcomer Joseph Bogdan Advance to Nov. 6 Election

Republican incumbent Farrington and Democrat Bogdan's names will appear on the November ballot.

Republican incumbent Representative  and Democratic candidate will advance to the General Election on Nov. 6 for the 30th District House seat.

Farrington beat out Republican opponent M Shallal, by garnering 86.6% or 5,109 votes against Shallal's 775 votes or 13.2%.

"The outcome was well beyond what I was expecting. I was expecting victory. That was a pretty resounding victory," Farrington said. 

Bogdan beat Democrat Nick Najjar for the spot; he received 59.9% or 2,202 votes against Najjar's 1,475 or 40.1%.

"I take nothing for granted but I feel confident. I won't let down my guard and I'll work hard to make sure people know what I stand for between now and November," said Farrington. 

District 30 represents most of Utica, Sterling Heights and parts of Shelby Township.

The election results are based off unofficial numbers released by the Macomb County Clerk. Stay with Patch for updated information.


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