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WASHINGTON

Your complete directory of Washington State candidates for Governor, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state political parties ... the official state election office ... and state news sources.

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Henry "Scoop" Jackson - 1976

CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)

Filing Deadline: May 20, 2016
Filing Deadline (Primary Write-Ins): July 15, 2016
Primary: August 2, 2016

This page was last updated on January 28, 2016


STATE CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS:

GOVERNOR:
Jay Inslee (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Bill Bryant (R) - Seattle Port Commissioner & Venture Capitalist

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR:
Brad Owen (D)*
Karen Fraser (D) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Ex-Thurston County Commissioner & Ex-Lacey Mayor
Cyrus Habib (D) - State Sen. & Attorney
Jim Moeller (D) - State House Speaker Pro Tempore & Ex-Vancouver City Councilor
Javier Figueroa (R) - University Place City Councilor, Businessman & Vietnam War Veteran

Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2016.

John Spellman for Governor - 1980

SECRETARY OF STATE:
Kim Wyman (R)* - (Campaign Site)

STATE TREASURER:
Jim McIntire (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Duane Davidson (R) - Benton County Treasurer & Accountant
Michael Waite (R) - Investment Executive

STATE AUDITOR:
Troy Kelley (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Derek Stanford (D) - State Rep. & Statistician

Mark Miloscia (R) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Teacher, USAF Veteran, Ex-Democrat & '12 Candidate

Gary Locke for Governor

ATTORNEY GENERAL:
Bob Ferguson (D)* - (Campaign Site)

STATE COMMISSIONER OF PUBLIC LANDS:
Peter Goldmark (D)* - (Campaign Site)

Ellen Craswell for Governor

STATE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER:
Mike Kreidler (D)* - (Campaign Site)

STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION:
(Note: Superintendent is a Non-Partisan Positition)
[ Randy Dorn (D)* - Retiring in 2016. ]
Erin Jones (D) - Educator
Chris Reykdal (D) - State Rep., Ex-School Board Member & Ex-Teacher

Larry Seaquist (D) - Ex-State Rep. & Retired Navy Captain


Mike Lowry for Governor

STATE LEGISLATURE:

State House ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )

State Senate ( Democratic Caucus - Republican Caucus )


U.S. SENATOR:

Patty Murray (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2016.
Pavel Goberman (D) - Fitness Instructor, Machinist & Frequent Candidate
Mike the Mover (R) - Moving Company Owner & Frequent Candidate
Chris Vance (R) - Ex-State GOP Chair, Ex-King County Councilman, Ex-State Rep. & Public Affairs Consultant
Ted Cummings (Independent) - Steelworker
Alex Tsimerman (Independent) - Business Consultant & '15 Seattle City Council Candidate

Dan Evans - 1983

Maria Cantwell (D)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2018.


U.S. CONGRESS:

District 1:
Suzan DelBene (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Elizabeth Scott (R) - State Rep. & Ex-Teacher

Randy Tate for Congress

District 2:
Rick Larsen (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 3:
Jaime Herrera Beutler (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Angie Marx (D) - Progressive Activist & Blogger
David McDevitt (D) - Attorney, Army Veteran & Democratic Activist

District 4:
Dan Newhouse (R)* - (Campaign Site)

Reelect Congressman Stinson

District 5:
Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Tom Horne (R) - Mechanical Engineer, USMC Veteran & '14 Candidate
David Kay (D) - Retired US Army Officer & Ex-US Diplomat
Joe Pakootas (D) - Colville Confederated Tribes CEO, Community Activist & '14 Nominee

District 6:
Derek Kilmer (D)* - (Campaign Site)

District 7:
[ Jim McDermott (D)* - Retiring in 2016. ]
Dow Constantine (D) - King County Executive, Ex-State Sen., Ex-State Rep. & Attorney
Bruce Harrell (D) - Seattle City Councilor, Attorney & '13 Seattle Mayor Candidate

Pramila Jayapal (D) - State Sen. & Immigration Rights Activist

Marko Liias (D) - State Sen., Ex-State Rep. & Ex-Mukilteo City Councilman

Joe McDermott (D) - King County Councilman, Ex-State Sen., Ex-State Rep. & Ex-Budget Analyst

Sharon Nelson (D) - State Senate Minority Leader, Ex-State Rep. & Ex-Banker
Ron Sims (D) - Ex-King County Executive, WSU Regent, Ex-Depy. US Housing Secretary & '04 Gov. Candidate

Jeff Stilwell (D) - Art Gallery Owner
Brady Walkinshaw (D) - State Rep. & Ex-Non Profit Group Program Officer

Kshama Sawant (Socialist Alternative) - Seattle City Councilor & Marxist Activist

Dixy Lee Ray for Governor - 1980

District 8:
Dave Reichert (R)* - (Campaign Site)

District 9:
Adam Smith (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Jim Postma (R) - Businessman, Software Engineer & Frequent Candidate

District 10:
Denny Heck (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Jennifer "Gigi" Ferguson (D) - Psychologist, Family Therapist & '12/'14 Candidate


Jennifer Dunn for Congress

STATE POLITICAL PARTIES:

Constitution Party of Washington State
Washington State Democratic Party
Green Party of Washington State
Libertarian Party of Washington State
Progressive Party of Washington
Washington State Republican Party


US Sen Warren Magnuson - 1974

STATE ELECTION OFFICE:

Secretary of State's Office

State Public Disclosure Commission


George Nethercutt for US Senate

STATE NEWS SOURCES:

Bainbridge Island Review
Bellingham Herald
Bremerton Sun
Centralia Chronicle
Everett Herald
- (Politics Section)
HorseAss.org (Liberal)
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland Tri-City Herald
King County Journal
Longview Daily News
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
Northwest Cable News
Northwest Daily Marker (Conservative)
The Olympian
PNW Local News
Seattle Post-Intelligencer
- (Politics Section)
Seattle Stranger (Alternative)
Seattle Times
- (Politics Section)
Seattle Weekly (Alternative)
Sound Politics (Conservative)
Spokane Spokesman-Review / Spokane.net
Spokane Valley Daily Herald
Vancouver Columbian
Washington Voter - League of Women Voters
Wenatchee World
Yakima Herald-Republic
KING TV-5 (NBC - Seattle)
KREM TV-2 (Indep. - Spokane)

Brock Adams for US Senate

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