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Michael Cathcart

A candidate for Spokane County Commissioner, District 2, Spokane County in the 2022 Washington Primary Election, Aug. 2

Party: Republican

Age: 36

City: Spokane, Washington

Education: Went to University High School. Graduated from Montana State University with a bachelor's degree in motion picture arts. 

Political experience: Has served on Spokane City Council since 2020.

Work experience: Spent five years as executive director of Better Spokane, a pro-business organization. Worked as an aide for former 6th Legislative District Sen. Michael Baumgartner. Former government affairs director for the Spokane Home Builders Association. 

Family: Married to Vina Cathcart. Has one child. 

Fundraising: Has raised more than $52,100 as of Sept. 27. Numerous builders, contractors and pro-development political action committees have donated to Cathcart's campaign. Has also received funding from 6th Legislative District Rep. Mike Volz, the Avista Corp., former U.S. Attorney for Eastern Washington Jim McDevitt and Spokane County Commissioner Josh Kerns.

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