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Timm Ormsby

A candidate for State Representative Pos. 2, Legislative District 3 (central Spokane) in the 2010 Washington Primary Election

Party: Democrat

Age: 56

City: Spokane, WA

Occupation: State representative

TIMM ORMSBY

Education: Graduated from North Central High School in 1977.

Career: Business representative for the Northeastern Washington-Northern Idaho Building and Construction Trades Council, affiliated with AFL-CIO for 10 years. Previously worked as a cement finisher for 17 years.

Political experience: Appointed to current House seat in 2003. Elected to seat every two years since 2004. Vice chairman of the House Capital Budget Committee.

Family: Divorced and remarried. Has three grown children.


On this race:

Elected Experience: State Representative since 2003 - Precinct Committee Officer 1992-2006, intermittently

Other Professional Experience: 33 years of construction experience, primarily as concrete finisher. Business Representative, Northeastern Washington – Northern Idaho Building & Construction Trades Council. Legislative committee assignments: Capital Budget – Vice Chair, Agriculture & Natural Resources – Vice Chair, Judiciary, and Ex-officio member, State Building Codes Council

Education: St. Aloysius Catholic School, North Central High School

Community Service: Timm is married to Kim, has three children and one grandchild. President, Spokane Regional Labor Council; board member of SNAP and Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture; member, Spokane Area League of Women Voters; past board member, Spokane County United Way. 

Statement: It's been a privilege and honor to serve the good folks of Spokane for the last seven years in the State Legislature.  Together, we've accomplished some great things for our region, and there is more to be done.

My own experiences as a husband, father of three, son and construction worker have taught me the value of teamwork to find common sense solutions.   Born and raised in Spokane, I know firsthand the challenges we face.  I will continue working for you to focus on the issues that matter most to all of us. I humbly ask for your vote.

Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Timm Ormsby (D) 11,625 62.24%
Morgan Oyler (R) 5,876 31.46%
Hector E. Martinet 1,176 6.30%

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Morgan Oyler

Republican

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