— Democrat Jim Ananich won 68 percent of the vote, beating Republican Allen Pool in the race for the 49th District State Representative seat.
Ananich, a resident of Flint, is a former member of the Flint County Council. He could not be reached for comment.
Pool, a resident of Gaines Township, received 32 percent of the vote. He also could not be reached for comment. The 49th district covers Gaines Township, Flint Township, Swartz Creek and portions of Clayton Township and the City of Flint.