A candidate for Governor, State of Washington in the 2020 Washington Primary Election, Aug. 4
City: Republic, Washington
Education: Attended Republic High School and obtained GED in 1978. Graduated from Army Non-Commissioned Officer Academy during active duty 1980-1984.
Political experience: Ran for governor of Washington as a Republican in 2020, losing to Democrat Jay Inslee.
Work experience: Served in U.S. Army 1980-1986, worked as police officer in Republic 2010-2020. Campaigning full-time since 2020 gubernatorial race.
Family: Married to Barb Culp. Has two adult children.
Campaign contributions: As of June 30, raised $300,000 and had $53,000 on hand.
Spin Control: Governor’s debate had no big winner but some interesting moments
Determining a winner or loser in last week’s gubernatorial debate is difficult, but there were places where the candidates made points or mistakes.
Washington governor debate tonight
Washington voters can get a look at their candidates for governor Wednesday evening.
Gov. Jay Inslee critical of President Trump’s upbeat attitude on COVID-19
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who has been a regular critic of President Donald Trump’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, blasted the president’s seeming dismissal of the seriousness of the disease shortly before being released from the hospital.
Inslee, Culp a study in contrasts in the race for Washington governor
Washington voters who like a clear contrast between their candidates should be ecstatic with their governor’s race.
At some point, we have to accept that some folks just won’t register to vote
At the risk of sounding like a grouchy old Boomer, can I suggest now that we have passed National Voter Registration Day – which was last Tuesday – can every political operative and social media app stop asking me if I’m registered?
Inslee, Culp agree to one debate
Gov. Jay Inslee and his Republican opponent, Republic Police Chief Loren Culp, agreed to one debate before the Nov. 3 general election.
Spin Control: Culp offers up a fiery ‘quote’ that Inslee campaign criticizes
If political campaigns can be considered a Rorschach test on the boundaries of rhetoric, gubernatorial candidate Loren Culp offered a verbal “ink blot” last week that will almost certainly be viewed differently by his supporters than by Gov. Jay Inslee’s.
Governor candidate Culp named in lawsuit over disputed traffic case
Republic Police Chief Loren Culp, the GOP candidate for governor, was named in a federal lawsuit that claims a Montana woman’s rights were violated when she was detained and charged after a traffic check in 2018.
Culp urges students to return to school, with or without masks
Gubernatorial candidate Loren Culp spent Wednesday morning handing out backpacks to children.
Loren Culp moves from gun-law dissident to GOP gubernatorial nominee
Loren Culp, the Republican challenger for governor who bested other more experienced campaigners in Tuesday’s primary, can mark the starting point of his run as the day after the 2018 election.