u 2011 Washington General Election

Ben Stuckart

A candidate for City Council President, City of Spokane in the 2011 Washington General Election

Age: 42City: Spokane, WA

Occupation: Executive director of Communities in Schools of Spokane County

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Last updated: Nov. 14, 4:59 p.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Ben Stuckart 29,625 53.24%
Dennis Hession 26,024 46.76%
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