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Tara Carter

A candidate for Spokane County Commissioner, District 5, Spokane County in the 2022 Washington Primary Election, Aug. 2

Party: Independent

Age: 48

City: Spokane, Washington

Education: Graduated from Newport High School. Has a bachelor’s degree in organizational management from Whitworth University and a master’s in administration and health care management from the University of Phoenix.

Political experience: First run for office.

Work experience: Currently a Spokane County District Court clerk. Worked at Costco. Has been a teacher and a pharmacy tech at Standard Drug on Division Street.

Family: Married to Stephen Carter. Has three kids.

FundraisingHas raised $0 as of June 27.

Race Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Maggie Yates (D) 13,590 44.56%
Al French (R) 12,564 41.20%
Don A. Harmon (R) 3,478 11.40%
Tara Carter (I) 866 2.84%

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