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The Oakland County executive proved he's a stand-up guy during an Election Night appearance in Royal Oak.
The Farmington Hills resident, who won Nov. 6 over incumbent John McCullough by a slim margin, plans to battle fracking and expand regional cooperation.
Unions were disappointed. Canadians were thrilled. All in all, reactions were varied as Michigan voters shot down all six statewide ballot proposals.
Oakland Township results are complete.
Oakland County voters elected an executive, clerk, sheriff and treasurer at the polls Tuesday.
Five of the six statewide ballot proposals were defeated, according to early results.
President Obama defeated Republican Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election.
Orion Township turnout was 73.27 percent.
Exit polls show voters backing Barack Obama; national media give the state's 16 electoral votes to the president.
Students at Eagle Creek Academy in Oakland Township exercise their right to vote.
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