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Troy Kelley

A candidate for State Auditor, State of Washington in the 2012 Washington General Election

Party: Democrat

Age: 52

City: Poulsbo, WA

Occupation: lawyer; owner of a document-tracking service

First elected to the state House in 2006, Kelley served as chair of the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee from 2009-2011, and vice chair of the House Business and Financial Institutions Committee, which regulates the state’s financial institutions. In 2000, he founded a multi-state document-tracking service. He previously has served as a federal prosecutor, as a staff attorney for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and currently serves as a JAG lieutenant colonel in the Washington National Guard.


On this race:

Make sure tax dollars are used efficiently, find common ground among parties and independents Notable: Names winners of a yearly Common Cents Campaign

Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Troy Kelley (D) 1,397,749 52.64%
James Watkins (R) 1,257,600 47.36%

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James Watkins

Republican

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