u 2012 Washington Primary

Secretary of State, State of Washington

About this race

The secretary of state oversees the Washington’s elections, the state’s archives and corporate licensing. The position pays $116,950 annually, plus healthcare benefits, and serves four-year terms.

Last updated: Aug. 10, 8 p.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
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 19,182 1.59%

* 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.

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