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About this race

This race features Brian Dansel, a Ferry County commissioner who served in the 2014 session after winning the seat in a special election last year, and Tony Booth, a Colville auto dealer, making his first run for political office. One issue evolving as the campaign progresses – how the state should handle the growing number of wolves in northeast Washington.

State Senator, Legislative District 7 (Northeastern Washington)

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Candidate Votes Pct
Brian Dansel (R) 32,430 72.22%
Tony Booth (R) 12,476 27.78%

* 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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