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Election Center

u 2018 Washington General Election, Nov. 6

Top races to watch

*Green represents leader

U.S. Representative

991
Candidate Pct
Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R) 54.76%
Lisa Brown (D) 45.24%

U.S. Senate

998
Candidate Pct
Maria Cantwell (D) 58.43%
Susan Hutchison (R) 41.57%

Spokane County Commissioner, District 2

992
Candidate Pct
Mary Kuney (R) 62.47%
Rob Chase (R) 37.53%

Spokane County Commissioner, District 3

993
Candidate Pct
Al French (R) 56.65%
Robbi Katherine Anthony (D) 43.35%

6th District Representative, Position 1

1000
Candidate Pct
Mike Volz (R) 53.45%
Kay Murano (D) 46.55%

6th District Representative, Position 2

999
Candidate Pct
Jenny Graham (R) 50.49%
Dave Wilson (D) 49.51%

6th District Representative Senate

1001
Candidate Pct
Jeff Holy (R) 54.86%
Jessa Lewis (D) 45.14%

Top measures to watch

Spokane Public Schools Proposition 1

180
Option Pct
Approved 69.29%
Rejected 30.71%

Spokane Library Bond, Proposition 1

179
Option Pct
Approved 64.54%
Rejected 35.46%

Spokane Stadium Advisory Vote

182
Option Pct
Prefer Joe Albi Stadium location 64.31%
Prefer location near Spokane Arena 35.69%

Initiative 1631, Carbon fee

178
Option Pct
No 56.56%
Yes 43.44%

Initiative 1634, Grocery taxes

175
Option Pct
Yes 55.88%
No 44.12%

Initiative 1639, Guns

177
Option Pct
Yes 59.35%
No 40.65%


Latest news

New conduct code, changes to deadly force law pass House

Without a single dissenting vote, the House on Thursday agreed to changes to the use of deadly force law voters approved in November and approved a new code of conduct for its members.


Opponents, supporters of deadly force law, I-940, agree with proposed changes

House panel hears no opposition to changes to deadly force initiative, I-940, that voters approved last November.


Almost half of young voters who signed up in 2018 didn’t cast ballots

About half the young voters in Spokane County who registered in 2018 didn’t vote in the general election.


Attorney for state Rep. Matt Shea counters PDC complaints over surplus funds

Attorney for Rep. Matt Shea rebuts PDC complaints over his surplus campaign fund.


Manweller submits resignation

State Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Cle Elum, formally resigns his seat.


Spin Control: Petition for Trump to stop I-1639 runs out of time

Petition for President Donald Trump to stop Initiative 1639 runs out of time.


Konis set to become new Spokane County assessor

Tom Konis will become the next Spokane County assessor following a machine recount of votes that concluded last Friday.


Both sides of I-940 campaign to back changes next year

Backers and foes of a successful ballot measure with new standards on the use of lethal force by police said Monday they will work together to get improvements they both support through next year’s Legislature.


Ballots not cast can still sway elections

Despite near-record turnout for the midterm, tens of thousands of Spokane County voters didn’t vote and that has implications for future elections.


Washington saw most ballots ever cast in midterm election

Washington nearly set records for turnout and the number of ballots cast in a statewide election.





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Latest news

New conduct code, changes to deadly force law pass House

Without a single dissenting vote, the House on Thursday agreed to changes to the use of deadly force law voters approved in November and approved a new code of conduct for its members.


Opponents, supporters of deadly force law, I-940, agree with proposed changes

House panel hears no opposition to changes to deadly force initiative, I-940, that voters approved last November.


Almost half of young voters who signed up in 2018 didn’t cast ballots

About half the young voters in Spokane County who registered in 2018 didn’t vote in the general election.


Attorney for state Rep. Matt Shea counters PDC complaints over surplus funds

Attorney for Rep. Matt Shea rebuts PDC complaints over his surplus campaign fund.


Manweller submits resignation

State Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Cle Elum, formally resigns his seat.


Spin Control: Petition for Trump to stop I-1639 runs out of time

Petition for President Donald Trump to stop Initiative 1639 runs out of time.


Konis set to become new Spokane County assessor

Tom Konis will become the next Spokane County assessor following a machine recount of votes that concluded last Friday.


Both sides of I-940 campaign to back changes next year

Backers and foes of a successful ballot measure with new standards on the use of lethal force by police said Monday they will work together to get improvements they both support through next year’s Legislature.


Ballots not cast can still sway elections

Despite near-record turnout for the midterm, tens of thousands of Spokane County voters didn’t vote and that has implications for future elections.


Washington saw most ballots ever cast in midterm election

Washington nearly set records for turnout and the number of ballots cast in a statewide election.