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State House, Position 2, Legislative District 3 (central Spokane)
|Timm Ormsby (D)||10,922||63.86%|
|Laura Carder (R)||4,847||28.34%|
|Paul Delaney (L)||1,333||7.79%|
* 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.
This district, one of the poorest in the state, has been a longtime Democratic stronghold, and Republicans have struggled to field a strong candidate. This year is no different, with incumbent Rep. Timm Ormsby facing weak opposition.
Rep. Timm Ormsby was named chairman of the House Appropriations Committee.