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Patrick Rushing

A candidate for School Board, District 3, Cheney School District in the 2015 Nov. 3 Washington General Election

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Age: 64

City: Airway Heights, WA

His words: Didn’t respond to multiple requests for comment.

His pitch: Didn’t respond to mulitple requests for comment. In the Spokane County Elections voter guide Rushing said he’s running because he wants the district to pay more attention to the City of Airway Heights. He would like to see the school board put more emphasis on “the growing educational needs of Airway Heights’ students.”

Notable experience: Rushing  served 16 years on the Airway Heights City Council, six of those as mayor. He resigned in August after posting controversial material on his Facebook page. Rushing also resigned earlier this year from his job as a school bus driver for the Medical Lake School District after he  faced a hit-and-run charge in relation to a crash. The charge was dimissed after the district’s insurance company paid for the damage to the other car.

Education: Went to college at Thomas Edison State College, according to his profile on the county elections website.

Race Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Henry C. Browne Jr. 2,141 60.63%
Patrick Rushing 1,390 39.37%

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