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Friday, November 15, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Andrew Biviano

A candidate for County Commissioner, district 2, Spokane County in the 2016 Washington General Election, Nov. 8

Party: Democratic

Age: 44

City: Spokane Valley, WA

Education: Graduated from St. George’s School in Spokane. Earned a bachelor’s degree in clinical child psychology from Yale University and a law degree from Gonzaga University.

Political experience: Never held elected office.

Work experience: Works as a plaintiff’s attorney for Paukert & Troppmann in Spokane. Previously worked as a mental -health counselor, case manager and court-appointed special advocate. Worked with mentally ill patients at Frontier Behavioral Health. Spent four years as a federal prosecutor in Spokane.

Family: Married. Has two children.

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Election results

Candidate Votes Pct
Shelly O’Quinn (R) 123,721 62.10 %
Andrew Biviano (D) 75,517 37.90 %

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