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u 2018 Washington General Election, Nov. 6

Top races to watch

*Green represents leader

U.S. Representative

Candidate Pct
Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R) 54.80%
Lisa Brown (D) 45.20%

U.S. Senate

Candidate Pct
Maria Cantwell (D) 58.40%
Susan Hutchison (R) 41.60%

Spokane County Commissioner, District 2

Candidate Pct
Mary Kuney (R) 62.50%
Rob Chase (R) 37.50%

Spokane County Commissioner, District 3

Candidate Pct
Al French (R) 56.60%
Robbi Katherine Anthony (D) 43.40%

6th District Representative, Position 1

Candidate Pct
Mike Volz (R) 53.40%
Kay Murano (D) 46.60%

6th District Representative, Position 2

Candidate Pct
Jenny Graham (R) 50.50%
Dave Wilson (D) 49.50%

6th District Representative Senate

Candidate Pct
Jeff Holy (R) 54.90%
Jessa Lewis (D) 45.10%

Top measures to watch

Spokane Public Schools Proposition 1

Option Pct
Approved 69.30%
Rejected 30.70%

Spokane Library Bond, Proposition 1

Option Pct
Approved 64.50%
Rejected 35.50%

Spokane Stadium Advisory Vote

Option Pct
Prefer Joe Albi Stadium location 64.30%
Prefer location near Spokane Arena 35.70%

Initiative 1631, Carbon fee

Option Pct
No 56.60%
Yes 43.40%

Initiative 1634, Grocery taxes

Option Pct
Yes 55.90%
No 44.10%

Initiative 1639, Guns

Option Pct
Yes 59.40%
No 40.60%

Latest news

Michael Baumgartner will be next Spokane County treasurer

State Sen. Michael Baumgartner has emerged as frontrunner for Spokane County Treasurer, securing 57 percent of the vote over challenger David Green in Tuesday’s general election.

Shawn Vestal: At long last, a great race in the 5th District

In almost every way, the hotly contested race between Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and challenger Lisa Brown has been a more positive, more passionate and less cynical electoral exercise than our current moment would give us the right to expect.

Al French wins third term on Spokane County Commission

Incumbent Republican Al French is leading in the race against Democratic opponent Robbi Katherine Anthony to retain his seat on the Spokane County Board of Commissioners.

Schmick, Dye win new terms in southeast Washington’s 9th Legislative District

Republican state Reps. Joe Schmick and Mary Dye have defended their seats representing southeast Washington’s 9th Legislative District.

Short, Maycumber defeat challengers in northeast Washington’s 7th Legislative District

Republican state Sen. Shelly Short and state Rep. Jacqueline Maycumber have defended their seats representing northeast Washington’s 7th Legislative District.

Kuney defeats Chase for seat on Spokane County Commission

Incumbent Republican Mary Kuney is likely to retain her seat on the Spokane County Board of Commissioners against challenger Rob Chase.

I-1639, which creates restrictions on semiautomatic rifles, passes

Washington residents will face more scrutiny on the purchase of semiautomatic rifles.

Voters reject carbon fee in I-1631

Washington isn’t likely to levying a fee on crude oil and other fossil fuels to help fight climate change.

Cantwell wins fourth Senate term

Democrat Maria Cantwell is heading back to Washington, D.C., for another term in the U.S. Senate.

$77 million Spokane library bond poised to pass

A bond to improve and expand Spokane’s library system was on track to pass Tuesday evening.

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