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Ky. reports no fraud complaints during primary

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky officials reported few problems and no fraud complaints during the primary for party nominations for several statewide offices.

Attorney General spokeswoman Shelley Catherine Johnson said the election fraud hotline received six phone calls on Tuesday.

Johnson said three of the calls were procedural, two were for general election complaints and one was a media call. Secretary of State spokeswoman Lindsay Zoeller said Tuesday evening that there had been no significant problems.

During the 2010 primary election, the election fraud hotline received 116 calls from 43 counties. Voters chose the Republican ticket of state Senate President David Williams and Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer to take on Democratic incumbent Gov.

Steve Beshear and running mate Jerry Abramson, the former Louisville mayor. Voters also picked party nominees for several other offices.

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