Stories tagged: 7th legislative district
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017
Wrapping up the races: Tuesday’s off-year election to decide city council contests
The general election ballot full of candidates for city offices as well as some school board and a few legislative positions.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 6:31 a.m.
Maycumber takes familiar path to Northeast Washington House seat as Swanson hopes to unseat her
Republican Jacquelin Maycumber moved from legislative assistant to legislator when northeast Washington’s House seat opened up this year. To keep the job, she’ll have to beat Democrat Susan Swanson, who …
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Short faces her first Democratic challenger in Hardy in 7th District race
After moving from the House to the Senate this year to fill an open seat, Republican Shelly Short faces her first Democratic challenger in Karen Hardy.
UPDATED: Mon., May 15, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
Local candidates: On your mark, get set, file
Filing week for candidates seeking many local offices this year starts Monday morning and ends Friday afternoon.
Sun., Oct. 27, 2013
In Washington Senate 7th District race, mud and money fly
The battle between an appointed incumbent and a county commissioner for the state Senate seat in Northeast Washington has turned increasingly negative, generating charges of tax-dodging, union-coddling, trash-talking and even …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2012
Senate opening spurs 5 to apply
A county commissioner, a former legislator and a former legislative aide are among five applicants so far for an open state Senate seat in Northeast Washington’s 7th District. The seat …
Sun., July 15, 2012, 10:03 p.m.
Robert Wilson, Q&A on 15 topics
1. Why do you feel that you are the best candidate? Legislative District 7 is mainly a rural district. I grew up on a small farm in the Yakima Valley. …
Fri., Dec. 31, 2010
Third District’s voter turnout low
OLYMPIA – New numbers from the Washington secretary of state’s office confirm what political experts in Spokane have long believed: Central Spokane’s 3rd Legislative District, one of the state’s poorest, …