Tag Archives: Chris Ross

Hooshangi, Ross for City Council Position 5

Sammamish voters will be well served to advance Ryika Hooshangi and Chris Ross through the Aug. 1 primary to the general election in November. Both are newcomers to Sammamish politics. All things being equal, we like to see some seasoning … Continue reading

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Good candidates, good answers, rookie mistakes

Sammamish Comment recommendations for City Council candidates to advance to the November general election begins tomorrow. A full report of the Candidates Forum is in the next post, below. Commentary Sammamish residents have an unusually good set of candidates this … Continue reading

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No break-out candidates in friendly City Council candidates forum

The City’s video of the City Council Candidates Forum will be played on the Sammamish website and YouTube channel after processing today. By Scott Hamilton There were no break-out candidates during the only Candidates Forum for the Sammamish City Council … Continue reading

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Position 5 City Council Candidate Questionnaires today

Today Sammamish Comment publishes the candidate questionnaires of Position 5 for City Council. Position 5 The candidates are Rikya Hooshangi, Rituja Indapure and Chris Ross. The candidate responses are printed verbatim. The Comment only checked their responses for spelling and grammar. Each … Continue reading

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Position 5 Questionnaire: Chris Ross

Questionnaire Name: Chris Ross Position: 5 General Why are you running for Sammamish City Council? With a looming financial crisis for the first time in our city’s history, it is imperative we have councilmembers that carefully select opportunities that have … Continue reading

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Democrats, Unions lining up behind some City Council candidates

Democratic elected officials and other known Democrats, plus several labor union organizations, are lining up behind several candidates in the Sammamish City Council primary. The City Council is a non-partisan election, but it’s not at all unusual for the Democratic … Continue reading

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Paucity of local endorsements mark City Council races

The 11 active candidates running for Sammamish City Council have of local endorsements as the Aug. 1 primary closes in. Some candidates have no endorsements listed on their web sites, which are also—for the most part—appallingly devoid of substantive discussion … Continue reading

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