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State Representative Pos. 2

Election Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Marko Liias (D) 23,974 54.23%
Elizabeth Scott (R) 20,235 45.77%

* 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.

The Candidates

Marko Liias

Party:
Democrat
City:
Everett, Washington

Education: Kamiak High School; earned bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University and Master of Public Affairs at University of Washington.

Work experience: Legislator, part-time college instructor.

Political experience: Mukilteo City Council; three terms state House; two terms in state Senate.

Campaign financing: Raised about $270,000 as of Oct. 6, with maximum contributions of $4,000 from donors that include the Service Employees International Union, Federation of State Employees and the Washington Chiropractic Trust.

Family: Single.

Elizabeth Scott

Party:
Republican