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Treasurer, Spokane County

Candidate Votes Pct
Rob Chase (R) 81,289 51%
D. E. (Skip) Chilberg (D) 78,105 49%

* Race percentages are calculated with data from the Secretary of State's Office, which omits write-in votes from its calculations when there are too few to affect the outcome. The Spokane County Auditor's Office may have slightly different percentages than are reflected here because its figures include any write-in votes.

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The Spokane County Canvassing Board meets on Wednesday, Sept. 1 to finalize results of the August 2010 primary. Pictured are County Commission Chairman Mark Richard (left); county attorney Jim Emacio, representing County Prosecutor Steve Tucker; County Auditor Vicky Dalton; and Elections Manager Mike McLaughlin. The voting members of the convassing board on Wednesday were Richard, Emacio and McLaughlin. Dalton gave up her seat on the board to McLaughlin because her name appeared on the ballot. (Jonathan Brunt / The Spokesman-Review)

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