Tag Archives: Jason Ritchie

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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Position 1 City Council Candidate Questionnaires today

Today Sammamish Comment publishes the candidate questionnaires of Position 1 for City Council. Note that because there are only two candidates seeking this position, they do not appear on the Aug. 1 primary ballot. However, Sammamish Comment believes it is only fair that … Continue reading

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Position 1 Questionnaire: Jason Ritchie

Questionnaire Name:  Jason Ritchie Position:  Sammamish City Council Position 1  General Why are you running for Sammamish City Council? I believe in public service. I want to be a part of creating a future for our City that we can … 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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Mullor withdraws; Candidate statements for Sammamish Council Position 1

Miki Mullor withdrew his candidacy yesterday from Position 1 for the Sammamish City Council. This means there are 12 candidates seeking four Sammamish City Council positions, each of the seats will have a primary in the Aug. 1 election. With … Continue reading

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13 candidates seek 4 Sammamish City Council positions

Thirteen candidates filed for four positions on the Sammamish City Council, the most since 1999 when 40 people filed for seven positions for the first Council.   This means there will be primary races in the August election for each … Continue reading

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