Tag Archives: Jason Ritchie

Reichert’s retirement long overdue

The news last week that US Rep. Dave Reichert will retire is welcome, and overdue, news. Reichert, a Republican, has been the 8th Congressional District Congressman for 14 years. The 8th includes Sammamish, other Eastside suburbs, Southern King County and … Continue reading

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Primary results certified for November City Council election

King County Elections today certified the results of the Aug. 1 primary, in which three of the four seats for Sammamish City Council were on the ballot. The fourth seat only had two candidates and were not subject to the … Continue reading

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Election day for Sammamish City Council primary

It’s election day for the Sammamish City Council primary. Mail-in ballots must be post-marked today; there is a drop-in ballot at the Sammamish City Hall. The first results will be posted by King County Elections about 8:15  8:30 pm; Sammamish … Continue reading

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As City Council vote nears, does readership predict outcome?

As Sammamish’s City Council primary heads into the final weekend before Tuesday’s vote, Sammamish Comment tracked the reader views of the questionnaires to gauge interest in the candidates. There is no polling of a City Council election that we know of, … 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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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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