Early Primary Election returns show some incumbents trailing

The top 2 vote-getters in each race will make it to the General Election in November.

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Below is a summary of early Primary Election results as reported by the Whatcom County Auditor’s Office Elections Department and the Washington Secretary of State Elections Division on August 7th.

(“i” = incumbents, R = Republican, D = Democrat)

U.S. Senator

Maria Cantwell (D) (i)
573,017 55.45%
Susan Hutchison (R)
246,296 23.83%
Joey Gibson (R)
24,029 2.33%

 

US Representative – Congressional District 1

Suzan DelBene (D) (i)
64,299 60.21%
Jeffrey Beeler (R)
26,761 25.06%
Scott Stafne (R)
12,166 11.39%
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U.S. Representative –┬áCongressional District 2

Rick Larsen (D)(i)
63,166 66.25%
Uncle Mover (Moderate GOP)
7,258 7.61%
Gary Franco (Independent)
7,202 7.55%

 

State Senator –┬áLegislative District 42

Doug Ericksen (R) (i)
12,847 45.8%
Pinky Vargas (D)
8,132 28.99%
Tim Ballew II (D)
7,074 25.22%

 

State Representative Pos. 1- Legislative District 42

Justin Boneau (D)
14,179 50.75%
Luanne Van Werven (R)(i)
12,331 44.14%
Dean Berkeley (R)
1,429 5.11%

 

State Representative Pos. 2- Legislative District 42

Sharon Shewmake (D)
14,662 52.51%
Vincent Buys (R)(i)
13,260 47.49%

 

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Judge Position 1 – Court of Appeals, Division 1, District 3

Tom SeGuine
18,212 28.1%
Cecily Hazelrigg-Hernandez
15,045 23.21%
Lisa Keeler
15,034 23.19%

 

Whatcom County Prosecuting Attorney

Eric Richey (D) (i)
20,734 57.98%
James Erb (D)
15,025 42.02%

 

At-Large Position B – County Council

Carol Frazey
16,172 42.5%
Mike Peetoom
9,161 24.07%
Aaron Thomas
7,143 18.77%
Eric Bostrom
5,578 14.66%

 

 

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