u 2012 Washington Primary

State Representative, Pos. 1, Legislative District 3 (central Spokane)

About this race

This is an open race for the seat being vacated by state Rep. Andy Billig, who decided to seek retiring Senate Majority Leader Lisa Brown’s seat rather than run for another term in the state House.

Legislators are paid $42,106 annually, plus healthcare benefits. House terms are two years.

Last updated: Aug. 10, midnight Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Marcus Riccelli (D) 5,891 27.70%
Tim Benn (R) 4,512 21.21%
Jon Snyder (D) 4,086 19.21%
Bob Apple (D) 3,947 18.56%
Morgan Oyler (R) 2,834 13.32%

* Race percentages are calculated with data from the Secretary of State's Office, which omits write-in votes from its calculations when there are too few to affect the outcome. The Spokane County Auditor's Office may have slightly different percentages than are reflected here because its figures include any write-in votes.