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Friday, September 18, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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State Representative Pos. 2

Election Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Joel Kretz (R) 27,477 100%

* 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

Joel Kretz

Party:
Republican
Age:
63
City:
Wauconda, WA

Education: Graduated from Mercer Island High School in 1975. Attended Olympic College and Green River College.

Political experience: Elected to current House seat representing 7th Legislative District every two years since 2004. Has served as deputy minority leader.

Work experience: Owns a ranch, raises cattle and horses, and has a small timber business; former president of Okanogan County Farm Bureau

Family: Married. Has adult son.