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Primary precinct voting analysis for Sammamish

The precinct analysis of the August 1 primary in Sammamish yielded few surprises, but it gives the City its first look at how the Greater Klahanie area votes. Klahanie was annexed into Sammamish in January 2015, but the City Council … Continue reading

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Ghassemieh, Indapure led fund raising, expenditures in City Council races

Minal Ghassemieh and Rituja Indapure raised more and spent more money than any other candidate for Sammam City Council, to mixed results. Ghassemieh was defeated in her bid to advance to the general election for Position 3. Her opponents, Karen … Continue reading

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Aug. 4 Primary results: Position 3 safely for Moran, Howe

Four days after the primary election, the spread of votes between third place Minal Ghassemieh and second place Karen Howe continues to widen. This is an unbroken trend since election night Tuesday. Howe now leads Ghassemieh by 282 votes, up … Continue reading

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Aug. 3 Primary results: still just fractional changes; Howe widens lead over Ghassemieh, Moran over Howe

Day 3 of the vote counting in the Aug. 1 primary for Sammamish City Council and the 45th Legislative District State Senate races continue to show fractional changes in the percentages for each candidate. In the very close Position 3 … Continue reading

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Ross, Indapure, Stuart, Robinson win; Moran, Howe projected to win; 45th LD goes as expected

Chris Ross and Pam Stuart ended primary night with sweeping victories for the Sammamish City Council, The Sammamish Comment projects. Rituja Indapure and John Robinson are also winners, The Comment projects. Ross and Indapure are running for Position 5. Stuart and Robinson … 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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