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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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