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Daryl Romeyn

A candidate for County Commission, Dist. 2, Spokane County in the 2012 Washington General Election

Party: Democrat

Age: 58

City: Greenacres, WA


On this race:

ISSUES: He is proposing an economic growth strategy that involves tourism, military parts manufacturing and small agriculture. He wants cost-cutting in criminal justice, and says he's a fiscal conservative, but supports letting voters decide on a sales tax increase for public safety. He is against countywide expansion of urban growth boundary; wants urban boundary additions considered individually. Romeyn opposes the county’s $225,000 annual allocation to Greater Spokane, Inc., the region’s economic development organization. NOTABLE: Graduated in film from University of Michigan, worked at KXLY from 1985 to 2003 and at KREM from 2003 to 2010. Ran for U.S. Congress in 2010.

Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Shelly O’Quinn (R) 113,996 54.56%
Daryl Romeyn (D) 94,930 45.44%

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