A candidate for Spokane County Prosecuting Attorney, Spokane County in the 2022 Washington Primary Election, Aug. 2
City: Spokane, Washington
Education: Graduated from Mt. Vernon High School in 1985. Attended gymnasium, a German school preparing students for university, in Berlin, Germany. Earned bachelor's degrees in English and German literature from the University of Washington in 1990, earned a law degree from Gonzaga University in 1993.
Political experience: First run for public office.
Work experience: Worked at the Spokane County Public Defender's office through law school. Worked as deputy prosecutor at Spokane County Prosecutor's office from 1994-present.
Family: Has two adult children.
Fundraising: Raised $27,800 as of July 8, including contributions from Chud Wendle, David Black, former Spokane Municipal Court Judge Matthew Antush, attorney Carl Oreskovich, and Liberty Lake City Councimember Tom Sahlberg. Collins has the most individual donors of any candidate.
Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell will face nonpartisan candidate Deb Conklin the general election, after two Republican challengers failed to garner the votes need to oust Haskell.
Haskell pulls ahead of Conklin in race for prosecutor; Anderson still on track to advance in Secy. of State race
Republican Larry Haskell and nonpartisan pastor Deb Conklin will likely face off in the November general election for Spokane County prosecutor.
The outlook of the race didn’t budge on Wednesday, even as the Spokane County Auditor’s Office counted an additional 10,000 ballots.
Three candidates were locked in a tight race for Spokane County prosecutor Tuesday night as the embattled incumbent Republican, Larry Haskell, faces a tough re-election bid.
For those who liking waiting to the last minute to cast their ballots, here’s a look at the candidate field.
The four Spokane County prosecutor candidates made one of their final pitches to voters Thursday night ahead of the Aug. 2 primary election.
When Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell ran for re-election the first time, he drew no challengers.