u 2010 Washington Primary Election

Paul Akers

A candidate for U.S. Senator in the 2010 Washington Primary Election

Party: Republican

On this race: Elected Experience: None.

Other Professional Experience: Founder/Owner FastCap; Industrial Arts Teacher - Mark Keppel High School, Alhambra, CA; Contractor License, Washington; Instruments-rated Private Pilot's License

Education: BIOLA -  B.A. - Education

Community Service: Pastor - Glassel Park Baptist, Los Angeles, CA; YP Temple Baptist La Habra, CA; Major donor to many non-profit organizations

Statement: America is begging for authentic, proven leadership. I am unlike any other candidate because I create manufacturing jobs in the state of Washington. I am a proven leader with a firm belief that people can solve their own problems most effectively. I am a bold leader and will be relentless in my efforts to create jobs and make our country fiscally responsible. My economic recovery plan, 10-3-Lean, will balance the federal budget in two and a half years.

Competitors

Patty Murray Democrat
Dino Rossi Republican
Clint Didier Republican
Charles Allen Democrat
Bob Burr Democrat
Norma D. Gruber Republican

Last updated: Sept. 3, 8:30 a.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Patty Murray (D) 670,284 46.22%
Dino Rossi (R) 483,305 33.33%
Clint Didier (R) 185,034 12.76%
Paul Akers (R) 37,231 2.57%
James (Skip) Mercer 12,122 0.84%
Charles Allen (D) 11,525 0.79%
Bob Burr (D) 11,344 0.78%
Norma D. Gruber (R) 9,162 0.63%
Mike Latimer (R) 6,545 0.45%
Mike The Mover (D) 6,019 0.42%
Goodspaceguy (D) 4,718 0.33%
Will Baker (R) 4,593 0.32%
Mohammad H. Said (C) 3,387 0.23%
Schalk Leonard 2,818 0.19%
William Edward Chovil (R) 2,039 0.14%
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