City: Colville, WA
Education: Graduated from Republic High School in 1998. Earned a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from Colorado College in 2002. Received a Howard Hughes medical research grant to study HIV/AIDS. Graduated from the Law Enforcement Academy in El Paso County, Colorado.
Work experience: Worked for the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office from 2002-2004. Worked as legislative aid to then-Representative Shelly Short beginning in 2009.
Political experience: Appointed to state representative in early 2017. Elected in a special election in November 2017. Elected to the Republic School Board in 2015.
Family: Married to Marty Maycumber. Has three children.
|Jacquelin Maycumber (R)||40,056||68.26 %|
|Randall Michaelis (D)||18,625||31.74 %|
Whitworth professor Randy Michaelis challenges Rep. Jacqueline Maycumber in House race in 7th District
Longtime Whitworth University educator Randy Michaelis wants to represent northeast Washington in the state Legislature as a Democrat. But to do that, he will have to defeat Republican incumbent state Rep. Jacqueline Maycumber in the November election. And she appears to have an advantage. She took 67 percent of the vote in the August primary.
With the McCleary case over, Democrats and Republicans differ on who gets credit or blame.
Gov. Jay Inslee’s decision to reject a permit for a massive oil-by-rail terminal along the Columbia River was influenced by local residents’ worries about the potential for an oil train derailment in Spokane.
Control of Senate switches to Democrats with Manka Dhingra’s win in a suburban King County district.