|Timm Ormsby (D)||10,922||63.86%|
|Laura Carder (R)||4,847||28.34%|
|Paul Delaney (L)||1,333||7.79%|
* 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.
About The Race
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Incumbent Timm Ormsby faces Republican Laura Carder in the 3rd Legislative District.
Opponents of state Rep. Timm Ormsby in the Aug. 2 Washington primary say it’s time for the incumbent to go. “He’s been there long enough,” said Republican Laura Carder. “I think he is taking the voters way too much for granted.”
This district, one of the poorest in the state, has been a longtime Democratic stronghold, and Republicans have struggled to field a strong candidate. This year is no different, with incumbent Rep. Timm Ormsby facing weak opposition.
For about $5 per student in Washington’s public schools, every parent could know if the drinking water in their child’s school was free of lead.
Rep. Timm Ormsby was named chairman of the House Appropriations Committee.
House Democrats propose raises for teachers, state mental health professionals in new budget.