HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  RegisterRegister  Log in  

Share | 
 

 Local Politics (WA State)

Go down 
AuthorMessage
NoCoPilot

avatar

Posts : 13214
Join date : 2013-01-16
Age : 64
Location : Seattle

PostSubject: Local Politics (WA State)   Wed Nov 07, 2018 7:15 am

Some closely-watched races in WA are coming in.

Senator:
Long-time progressive liberal incumbent Maria Cantwell handily defeated her well-known ex-TV news anchor (and huge $ insane-policy wonk) Susan Hutchison 58.6% to 41.4%.

Representative (7th district):
Far left wing socialist Pramila Jayapal flattened her opponent with 83.4% of the vote.

Representative (8th District):
First-time politician pediatrician Kim Schrier defeated four-time-gubenatorial-loser and evil-money-sponge Dino Rossi, 52.9% to 47.1%.

Gun control:
Initiative won with 60.4%.

Police training:
Initiative to send police through sensitivity training won with 59.2%.

Carbon Emissions Tax:
Going down to defeat 56-43% because of incredible spending by outside oil companies portraying the tax as reckless.  Literally 8-10 ads in a row on TV every night for months.  Supporters raised $15 million but opponents raised a staggering $31.3 million -- for a state initiative. BP supplied $13.13m of it.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
 
Local Politics (WA State)
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» HaLeigh Cummings / Report of Crimes to State's Attorney Joseph Boatwright / RICO
» Minister: Tracey Fay was failed by the State
» Cheap politics.
» Michigan State Prof. replies to Muslim students..................................about time.
» Politics.......................explained

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
 :: Topics :: Government & Finance-
Jump to: