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Second Republican announces for 45th State Senate seat

A second Republican today announced candidacy for the State Senate seat in the 45th Legislative District, which includes the northern half of Sammamish. Jinyoung Lee Englund of Woodinville has the backing of the Republican Party, according to one official. Englund … Continue reading

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Republican files for 45th LD State Senate

The first Republican filed today for State Senator for the 45th Legislative District, which includes the northern half of Sammamish. Ken A. Smith, who until today was a member of the Northshore School Board, moved to Duvall in order to … Continue reading

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First candidates emerge for City Council, 45th State Senate seats

We’re only two months into 2017 and already some names are emerging for the November 7 off-year election. City and County council races occur this year. A special election for the 45th State Senate seat, which includes the north end … Continue reading

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Oh woe is us, election season is just beginning again

Sammamish: the year ahead, Part 1 And you thought the election season was over. This is a new year and a new election season. Sammamish Four City Council seats are up for election in November. It’s widely assumed that at … Continue reading

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Rossi, Nixon, Hussey nominated for Andy Hill’s seat; Valderrama passes

Precinct committeemen of the 45th Legislative District selected Dino Rossi, Toby Nixon and Joel Hussey as their candidates to forward to the King County Council to fill the vacancy on an interim basis created by the death of State Sen. … Continue reading

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ST3 failing 51.69% to 48.31% in Sammamish after first week of vote count

Analysis of one week’s worth of voting results from Sammamish shows Sound Transit 3 losing here by a 51.69% to 48.30% margin. Vote counting continues to Nov. 29, when the election results are certified. Sound Transit 3 is the $54bn … Continue reading

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Sen. Hill loses second fight with cancer

State Sen. Andy Hill (R-45th) lost his second battle with cancer Monday. He was just 54. Hill was a respected legislator regardless of party. He was given credit for co-writing recent state budgets during contentious times. Elected in 2010, he … Continue reading

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