Unofficial 2020 General Election results for Desha County with 21 of 21 precincts reporting.

The county had a 58.59 percent turnout.
Ballots Cast: 4,168
Registered Voters: 7,114

President/Vice President
Joseph R. Biden/Kamala Harris (D) — 2,004 (48.38 percent)
Donald J. Trump/Michael R. Pence — 1,911 (46.14 percent)
Brock Pierce/Karla Ballard — 40
Gloria La Riva/Sunil Freeman — 37
John Richard Myers/Tiara Suzanne Lusk — 35
Roque ‘Rocky’ De La Fuente/Darcy G. Richardson — 33
Kanye West/Michelle Tidball — 24
Jo Jorgensen/Jeremy ‘Spike’ Cohen — 18
Don Blankenship/William Mohr — 10
Howie Hawkins/Angela Walker — 10
C.L. Gammon/Phil Collins — 5
Phil Collins/Billy Joe Parker — 10
Brian Carroll/Amar Patel — 5

U.S. Senate
Sen. Tom Cotton (R) — 2,288 (57.43 percent)
Ricky Dale Harrington Jr. (LIB) — 1,696 (42.57 percent)

State Senate, District 26
Sen. Eddie L. Cheatham (D) — 1,209 (50.93 percent)
Ben Gilmore (R) — 1,165 (49.07 percent)

State House, District 11
Rep. Don Glover (D) — 2,067 (50.05 percent)
Mark D. McElroy (R) — 2,063 (49.95 percent)

State House, District 12 (Special Election)
David Tollett (R) — 5
Jimmie L. Wilson (D) — 4

Circuit Judge, District 10, Division 1
Crews Puryear — 1,926 (81.96 percent)
James A. Hamilton — 424 (18.04 percent)

LOCAL

Desha County

Justice of the Peace, District 1
Joe James (D) — 219 (57.33 percent)
Alma L. Mallett (R) — 163 (42.67 percent)

Justice of the Peace, District 3
Patricia Watkins (D) — 337 (86.41 percent)
Laurie Blackwell Black (R) — 53 (13.59 percent)

Justice of the Peace, District 4
Gene Weser (D) — 307 (71.40 percent)
Kelley M. Coffield (R) — 123 (28.60 percent)

Justice of the Peace, District 5
Hollis Mankin (R) — 294 (71.01 percent)
Charles E. Denver (D) — 120 (28.99 percent)

Justice of the Peace, District 6
Judy G. Day (R) — 257 (49.71 percent)
Richard C. Smith (D) — 235 (45.45 percent)
Merle Bryant (IND) — 25 (4.84 percent)

Justice of the Peace, District 8
Dollie Ann Wilson (D) — 289 (56.56 percent)
Lynn Bliss (R) — 222 (43.44 percent)

McGehee

City Council, Ward 2, Position 1
Helen Wesson — 317 (59.14 percent)
Morgan Welcher, Jr. — 219 (40.86 percent)

City Council, Ward 2, Position 2
Kenneth Lewis — 211 (38.50 percent)
Carlton ‘Stoney’ Fortenberry — 182 (33.21 percent)
Bob G. Ware — 155 (28.28 percent)

City Council, Ward 3, Position 2
Leroy Hood, Sr. — 187 (53.28 percent)
Regina Watkins — 164 (46.72 percent)

Dumas

City Clerk
Norma Jean Miles-Eldridge — 832 (60.29 percent)
Shelly Billingsley — 548 (39.71 percent)

City Council, Ward 1, Position 1
Romona C. Weatherford
Linda Hunt Rogers

BALLOT ISSUES

Issue 1 (Transportation Sales Tax)
For — 2,576
Against — 1,490

Issue 2 (Amend Term Limits)
For — 2,120
Against — 1,851

Issue 3 (Amend Ballot Issues Process)
For — 1,798
Against — 2,086