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Daily Archives: June 8th, 2011

Rob McKenna makes his gubernatorial ambitions official… as if he needed to

Excerpt: This evening, in front of a friendly crowd at Sammamish High School in Bellevue, and with his family by his side, Rob McKenna announced what we’ve all known for some time: He wants to be governor of Washington State. In a long, carefully scripted speech, McKenna laid out his agenda, which mostly consisted of a […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Filing Week 2011: A look at who’s filed in key races as of Wednesday afternoon

Excerpt: June and the 2011 filing period for elected office are upon us. All this week, elections officials around the state will be accepting formal declarations of candidacy from Washingtonians who have decided they want to run for office. Throughout the week, we’ll be keeping watch on who has filed in key races in King County […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Elections, Series & Special Reports
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