McAleer wins in 1st District Democratic nomination

Published 06/26 2012 08:30PM

Updated 06/26 2012 09:59PM

Donna McAleer and Ryan Combe
Donna McAleer and Ryan Combe
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - Donna McAleer held onto a large lead to defeat fellow Democrat Ryan Combe in the Utah primary race for the U.S. Congressional District 1 seat on Tuesday.

McAleer was leading over Combe 72 to 27 percent with 84 percent of precincts reporting.

McAleer will face incumbent GOP Representative Rob Bishop in November's general election.

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