Barack Obama wins state, Boone County

Wednesday, February 6, 2008 | 1:07 a.m. CST; updated 10:59 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

Boone County gave Sen. Barack Obama a clear win in Tuesday’s Democratic presidential primary, but the state result was so close it ensures an almost even split of the delegates for Obama and Sen. Hillary Clinton. Obama had about a one percentage point lead.