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Kim Wyman

A candidate for Secretary of State, State of Washington in the 2012 Washington Primary

Party: Republican

Age: 55

City: Lacey, WA

Party: Republican

Education: Earned bachelor’s degree from California State University; earned master’s in public administration from Troy State University.

Political experience: Elected secretary of state in 2012; served as Thurston County auditor 2001-2013;

Work experience: Former Thurston County elections manager and assistant records manager; former U.S. Army civilian training specialist; serves on board of several nonprofit organizations.

Family: Married; has two children

On this race:

Issues: Modernize elections to improve accuracy and efficiency, make archives and documents more accessible. Notable: Holds job once held by previous Secretary of State Sam Reed.

Election results

Candidate Votes Pct
Kim Wyman (R) 483,279 39.99 %
Kathleen Drew (D) 258,242 21.37 %
Greg Nickels (D) 191,289 15.83 %
Jim Kastama (D) 169,048 13.99 %
Karen Murray (C) 46,235 3.83 %
David J. Anderson (N) 41,112 3.40 %
Sam Wright (T) 19,182 1.59 %

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