Stories tagged: 6th district
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 6:07 p.m.
6th Legislative District: Lynnette Vehrs and Mike Volz agree on the need to fully fund education, but little else
The two candidates vying for the 6th Congressional district positioned themselves as representing a continuation of Rep. Kevin Parker’s eight-years in office, and new, more liberal leadership focused largely on …
Wed., July 6, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
Washington’s 6th District draws five challengers to succeed Rep. Kevin Parker
Five candidates have filed to succeed Kevin Parker, a popular Republican lawmaker who announced in May he would not seek his fifth term in the House of Representatives. The field …
Thu., June 30, 2016
Editorial: Vehrs for legislative District 6
In a relatively conservative district, she won’t survive as lockstep liberal, so our hope is that she gravitates to the center. Nonetheless, she is the most pragmatic, knowledgable candidate and …
Wed., Nov. 12, 2014, 3:09 p.m.
Baumgartners expecting fourth baby
State Sen. Mike Baumgartner and his wife Eleanor are expecting their fourth baby in April, his office said Wednesday.
Wed., April 2, 2014
Baumgartner hosts re-election breakfast
Although he’s been raising money for nearly a year, state Sen. Mike Baumgartner makes it official Thursday with a formal kickoff breakfast for his re-election campaign. Republican Baumgartner, 38, was …
Thu., Feb. 28, 2008
Optometrist vying for House seat
OLYMPIA – Spokane optometrist and developer Mel Lindauer said Wednesday he’s running for the state House of Representatives seat now held by Rep. Don Barlow, D-Spokane. “I look forward to …