9th District Representative, Position 1, Legislative District 9 (Southeastern Washington)
|Mary Dye (R)||33,978||64.20%|
|Jennifer Goulet (D)||18,931||35.80%|
* 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.
Republican state Reps. Joe Schmick and Mary Dye have defended their seats representing southeast Washington’s 9th Legislative District.
In southeastern Washington, state Rep. Mary Dye faces familiar opponent in the November election.
The governor said in a wide-ranging podcast interview this week that Washington needs to continue to do more to bring high-speed internet to far-flung areas of the state. The Democrat, eyed as a potential presidential candidate in 2020, also criticized the Trump administration for its stance on net neutrality regulations and immigration policy.
With the McCleary case over, Democrats and Republicans differ on who gets credit or blame.