u 2010 Washington General Election

Rob Chase

A candidate for Treasurer, Spokane County in the 2010 Washington General Election

Party: Republican

Age: 61City: Liberty Lake, WA

Occupation: Spokane County treasurer


Education: Graduated from Kellogg High School, 1972. Earned business administration degree in operations management, Eastern Washington University, 1990.

Work experience: Expeditor with Haakon Industries, based in Cheney, 2006-2007. Real estate broker, 2007-2008.

Political experience: Elected Spokane County treasurer, 2010. Spokane Republican Party precinct committee officer, 2007-present. Ran unsuccessfully for state Senate in 2000, U.S. House in 2002 and county commissioner in 2012. Eastern Washington coordinator, Ron Paul for President 2008 and 2012. Eastern Washington coordinator, Clint Didier for Senate 2010.

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Last updated: Nov. 12, 5:37 p.m. Election results

Rob Chase (R) 81,289 51%
D. E. (Skip) Chilberg (D) 78,105 49%
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Mapping the 2010 Vote: County treasurer

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Chilberg concedes treasurer race to Chase

Spokane County Treasurer Skip Chilberg conceded defeat Tuesday to his general election challenger, Rob Chase. Chilberg said he called Chase to offer his congratulations. Read more

Voters vent frustrations with GOP gains in county, state

Democrat Chris Marr conceded defeat Wednesday night in the record-breaking million-dollar battle for a Spokane County state Senate seat. Marr made up some ground in the second day of ballot counting against Republican Michael Baumgartner, but he said it was too little to make a difference. Read more

Mapping the vote: Spokane County treasurer’s race

Republican challenger Rob Chase holds a narrow lead over Democratic County Treasurer Skip Chilberg in the vote counting. But an analysis of the vote shows that Chilberg ran strongest in the city of Spokane, while Chase built his margins in the Valley and unincorporated areas. Read more

Spokane County treasurer’s race

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