Treasurer, State of Washington
|Duane Davidson (R)||224,302||25.50%|
|Michael Waite (R)||208,143||23.70%|
|Marko Liias (D)||163,643||18.60%|
|John Paul Comerford (D)||162,003||18.40%|
|Alec Fisken (D)||120,929||13.80%|
* 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.
Policy aside, a look at each candidate’s resume tips the scales to Davidson. He received the endorsements of every county treasurer, except for one who remained neutral.
Fisken says he likes McIntire progressive tax proposal, and would want to be part of any discussion on changing the code, but he would be more diplomatic about it. We are impressed with his intellect, background and overall vision. In a strong field of candidates, he earned our endorsement
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