Nekritz 'grateful to the voters'
Nov 6, 2012 11:59 PM -
State Rep. Elaine Nekritz appeared Tuesday to have hung onto her seat in the 57th House District. With 63 of 65 Cook County precincts counted, unofficial vote totals showed that Nekritz, a Northbrook Democrat, had 17,602 votes, or about 55 percent of the total. Jonathan Greenberg, her Republican opponent and also a Northbrook resident, had 14,206 votes, or about 45 percent. Unofficial totals in the Lake County portion of the district showed Nekritz receiving 1,115 votes to Greenberg's 879, with all four precincts counted.