u 2010 Washington General Election

Ross Hunter

A candidate for State Representative Pos. 1, Legislative District 48 in the 2010 Washington General Election

Party: Democrat

On this race: Elected Experience: State Representative 48th District 2003-2010, Chairman Finance Committee, Former Chair Joint Legislative Audit and Review committee

Other Professional Experience: Microsoft Corporation 1983 - 2000 General Manager Microsoft Commercial Internet System

Education: Yale University BS Computer Science 1983

Community Service: Hopelink Board of Directors 2004-2010, Bellevue Schools Foundation Trustee 2002-2010, Vice-chair Cascade District Boy Scouts of America 1999-2000 

Statement: We must hold state government accountable. That's why Ross Hunter opposed wasteful spending, unnecessary tax increases and worked to close special interest tax loopholes. Despite these tough times, Ross focused on results. He protected education funding - rewriting state law to make school budgets more focused on classrooms while improving teacher and principal evaluations. Ross ensured we begin construction on 520 within 12 months creating thousands of construction jobs.

Ross knows it takes responsibility not rhetoric to rebuild our economy, maintain a stable and responsible balanced budget, and ensure tax dollars are spent wisely.  Ross Hunter: Moderate, Bipartisan, Proven Leadership.

Competitors

Last updated: Nov. 12, 4:20 p.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Ross Hunter (D) 23,531 53.96%
Diane Tebelius (R) 20,074 46.04%
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