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About this race

This is a special election to fill the seat vacated by the retirement of state Sen. Bob Morton, R-Colville.

The legislative district encompasses much of northeastern Washington state. The position pays $42,106/year plus per diem and healthcare benefits.

Washington State Senate, Legislative District 7 (Northeastern Washington)

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Candidate Votes Pct
John Smith (R) 2,693 48.38%
Michael Brunson (R) 1,455 26.14%
Brian Dansel (R) 1,418 25.48%

* 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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