(WTVM) - Alabama voters headed to the polls Tuesday for this year's runoff election. The polls opened at 7 a.m. and closed at 7 p.m. Central Time.
The results for the statewide runoff races are as follows:
Secretary of State (Republican)
53% John Merrill - 108,664 votes
47% Reese McKinney - 95,808 votes
Public Service Commission, Place 2 (Republican)
59% Chip Beeker - 119,041 votes
41% Terry Dunn - 81,563 votes
State Auditor (Republican)
65% Jim Zeigler - 131,543 votes
35% Dale Peterson - 71,085 votes
6th Congressional District (Republican)
64% Gary Palmer - 47,491 votes
36% Paul DeMarco - 27,295 votes
Alabama also voted to pass the Alabama Cotton Industry Amendment with 67 percent of the vote (158,303 votes).