Tom Barrett wins 71st District House race

Posted at 2:22 AM, Nov 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-09 08:55:31-05

Incumbent republican Tom Barret keeps his seat in the 71st District in Eaton County.

He took 58-percent of the vote. Democrat Theresa Abed had 39-percent of the vote.

Barret also beat Abed two years ago.

FOX 47's Susan El Khoury spoke to a victorious Tom Barret at his election party Tuesday night. Here's what he had to say.

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