A candidate for 3rd District, House Pos. 2, Legislative District 3 (central Spokane) in the 2020 Washington Primary Election, Aug. 4
City: Spokane, Washington
Education: Graduated from Ferris High School in 1975. Does not hold a college degree but took courses at Spokane Falls Community College, Gonzaga University and Eastern Washington University.
Political experience: Served on Spokane City Council from 2004-2011. Ran unsuccessfully for the 6th Legislative District as a Republican in 1986 and as a Democrat for a 3rd District House seat in 2010 and 2012. Ran as a Republican in 2020 against Rep. Timm Ormsby, D-Spokane.
Work experience: Retired. Ran the Comet Tavern in Hillyard for 17 years. Has worked in warehousing and marketing for retailers. Formerly owned a roofing and contracting business and briefly ran a South Hill bar called Somewhere in 2014.
Family: Single. No children.
Fundraising: Has raised more than $1,200 via in-kind contributions as of June 23.
- Web: electbobapple.com
More about Bob Apple
|Timm Ormsby (D)||22,263||61.65%|
|Bob Apple (R)||13,851||38.35%|
In race for 3rd LD House seat, Timm Ormsby supports mandates aimed at slowing COVID-19; Bob Apple doesn’t
Former Spokane City Councilman Bob Apple and longtime state Rep. Timm Ormsby disagree on many of the biggest issues facing the state, leaving a clear choice for voters in central Spokane to make in November.