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Friday, October 30, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Washington Supreme Court, Position 8

Election Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Steve Gonzalez 1,687,073 67.58%
Nathan Choi 809,176 32.42%

* 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.

The Candidates

Steve Gonzalez

Party:
Age:
57
City:
Seattle, WA
Occupation:
Washington Supreme Court justice

Nathan Choi

Party:
City:
Bellevue, WA

Complete Coverage

Washington Supreme Court candidates Nathan Choi, Steve Gonzalez debate Kavanaugh, campaign finance

In their first public forum for Washington Supreme Court – a forum that at times delved into the sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh – Justice Steve Gonzalez and his challenger, Nathan Choi, answered a series of questions from Spokane voters, including how justices can address prison overcrowding, and whether judges at all levels should be elected.

Steve Gonzalez faces Nathan Choi in Washington Supreme Court re-election bid

This year’s campaigns for seats on Washington state Supreme Court have shaped up to be relatively tame affairs.