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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

Cathy McMorris Rodgers won’t run for House Republican leadership position

U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers announced Tuesday that she will not run for a party leadership position in House.


Washington Legislature getting bluer in 2019

Democrats make gains in the Washington Legislature.


Analysis: Why ‘a real race’ in Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Lisa Brown contest offered familiar November result

Democrats said they couldn’t match the fervor from energized Republicans in Eastern Washington that led to a comfortable GOP win in the district, despite rumors of a “blue wave.” Republicans credited an exhaustive ground game after a close primary night and increased attention after the Supreme Court hearings this fall.


6 election maps that reveal the desires of Spokane voters

During the 2018 election cycle, voters in the region appear to be split along geographic, as well as party, lines. We depict that split in 6 races.


Graham maintains lead in close state House race; general obligation bond still on-track to pass; other updates

Jenny Graham remains ahead of Dave Wilson for a 6th District legislative seat.


2018 was a wave election, but the size and color are up for debate

For voters and most candidates, the wave election of 2018 has washed over them and passed.


2018 was a wave election, but the size and color are up for debate

For voters and most candidates, the wave election of 2018 has washed over them and passed.


Brad Manke leads Mike Berry in divisive Stevens County sheriff’s race; Tveit wins new term as judge

A divisive race to replace retiring Stevens County Sheriff Kendle Allen seemed too close to call on Tuesday evening, though early results showed one candidate leading the other by more than three percentage points.


Graham narrowly leads Wilson in 6th Legislative District race

Republican Jenny Graham is ahead of her Democrat opponent Dave Wilson by a mere 250 votes in the 6th Legislative District position two race. Graham has earned 50.32 percent of the votes, while Wilson holds 49.68 percent of the 39,094 votes.


I-1634, a ban on local soda and grocery taxes, approved

Local governments looking for more tax money will have to look somewhere else than soda.





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