Arrow-right Camera

Election Center


u 2014 Nov. 4 Washington General Election

Top races to watch

*Blue represents leader


Top measures to watch

Initiative 591

111
Option Pct
No 55.27%
Yes 44.73%

Initiative 594

110
Option Pct
Yes 59.27%
No 40.73%

Spokane Riverfront Park Bond, Proposition 2

113
Option Pct
Approved 68.58%
Rejcted 31.42%


Latest news

Editorial: GOP’s Kuney best-qualified for Spokane County treasurer

Four years ago, Rob Chase was a write-in candidate who finished second in the primary and then knocked off incumbent Spokane County Treasurer Skip Chilberg in the fall. Now, it’s Chase who is being pursued, and his challengers are both better qualified for the position. Oddly, treasurer is a partisan position, though all of the candidates agree it should not be treated that way.


Ballots start to go in mail tomorrow

County elections offices around the state will begin mailing out ballots Wednesday to the state’s voters. Spokane County elections officials say they will be mailing out more than 275,000 in two batches, Wednesday and Thursday. If you are registered to vote and don’t get a…


Today’s fun video: A candidate, a shotgun and an elephant pinata

Firearms may be a great accessory for campaign ads, but apparently not if you are a Democrat running for Congress in Central Washington’s 4th Congressional District. Estakio Beltran, one of two Democrats and 12 candidates overall running for the open seat in the 4th, announced…


Sunday Spin: Checking out claims on a dog day afternoon

OLYMPIA – In these dog days of summer, things that would not get a second-look the rest of the year are tested for news viability under much lower July vacation standards in an effort to fill the paper. Any other time, a press release from…


No Eyman initiative this year

OLYMPIA — Initiative entrepreneur Tim Eyman will not have a measure on this fall’s ballot. Eyman informed supporters today that he and his associates, Spokanites Mike and Jack Fagan, will not be turning in signatures for Initiative 1325, an effort to force the Legislature into…


Class-size initiative supporters say they have enough signatures

OLYMPIA — Supporters of a ballot measure that would reduce class sizes in public schools say they’re confident the proposal will be on the November ballot after turning in more than 325,000 signatures this morning. The Secretary of State’s office will still have to check…


Add 2 to Nov. ballot

OLYMPIA — Washington residents will have two advisory votes on taxes to cast in the November election. One on a change to agricultural tax preferences affecting marijuana growers, the other involving excise tax on leasehold property on tribal land. You say that sounds like something…


McMorris Rodgers won’t debate before primary

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers said she wants to debate her opponent in this year’s election — but only after the primary. The five-term incumbent Republican responded to a challenge from independent Dave Wilson, who wanted to debate five times before the primary and five times…


GOP group backs four in Central WA race

The group whose goal it is to elect Republicans to the U.S. House of Representatives has weighed in on Central Washington’s 4th Congressional District race. But Republicans looking for some help in narrowing the field of eight GOP candidates down to one might not find…


Sunday Spin2: Tread lightly on tragedy during campaigns

Washington residents can expect the volume to go way up on the gun control issue with dueling initiatives on the November ballot. I-591 wouldn’t allow any changes in background checks unless they are national; I-594 would extend background checks in Washington to private sales. The…





Current elections

Choose an election for the latest information on races and measures, headlines and voting results.

Latest news