The Stranger Election Control Board

CHEAT SHEET

For the November 8, 2016 General Election

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Click on each race of the Cheat Sheet to read our rationale for the specific race.

Initiatives to the people

Initiative Measure No. 1433 VOTE YES

Initiative Measure No. 1464 VOTE YES

Initiative Measure No. 1491 VOTE YES

Initiative Measure No. 1501 VOTE NO

Initiatives to the legislature

Initiative Measure No. 732 VOTE YES

Initiative Measure No. 735 VOTE YES

Advisory Votes

Advisory Vote No. 14 VOTE MAINTAINED

Advisory Vote No. 15 VOTE MAINTAINED

Proposed Amendment to the State Constitution

Senate Joint Resolution No. 8210 VOTE APPROVED

County

King County Charter Amendments No. 1 and No. 2 VOTE YES

Federal

President and Vice President of the United States VOTE HILLARY CLINTON AND TIM KAINE

US Senator VOTE Patty Murray

US Representative Congressional District 1 Vote Suzan DelBene

US Representative Congressional District 7 Vote Pramila Jayapal

US Representative Congressional District 8 Vote Tony Ventrella

US Representative Congressional District 9 Vote Adam Smith

State

Governor Vote Jay Inslee

Lieutenant Governor Vote Cyrus Habib

Secretary of State Vote Tina Podlodowski

State Treasurer Vote Duane Davidson

State Auditor Vote Pat (Patrice) McCarthy

Attorney General Vote Bob Ferguson

Commissioner of Public Lands Vote Hillary Franz

Superintendent of Public Instruction Vote Chris Reykdal

Support The Stranger

Insurance Commissioner Vote Mike Kreidler

Legislative District No. 11
State Senator
Vote Bob Hasegawa

Legislative District No. 11
Representative Position No. 1
Vote Zack Hudgins

Legislative District No. 17
State Senator
Vote Tim Probst

Legislative District No. 25
State Senator
Vote Karl Mecklenburg

Legislative District No. 28
State Senator
Vote Marisa Peloquin

Legislative District No. 32
Representative Position No. 1
Vote Cindy Ryu

Legislative District No. 32
Representative Position No. 2
Vote Ruth Kagi

Legislative District No. 34
Representative Position No. 1
Vote Eileen L. Cody

Legislative District No. 34
Representative Position No. 2
Vote Joe Fitzgibbon

Legislative District No. 37
Representative Position No. 1
Vote Sharon Tomiko Santos

Legislative District No. 37
Representative Position No. 2
Vote Eric Pettigrew

Legislative District No. 41
State Senator
Vote Lisa Wellman

Legislative District No. 43
Representative Position No. 1
Vote Nicole Macri

Legislative District No. 46
Representative Position No. 1
Vote Gerry Pollet

State Supreme Court

Justice Position No. 1 Vote Mary Yu

Justice Position No. 5 Vote Barbara Madsen

Justice Position No. 6 Vote Charles (Charlie) Wiggins

Judge Position No. 14 Vote Nicole Gaines Phelps

Judge Position No. 26 Vote David Keenan

Judge Position No. 31 Vote Helen Halpert

Judge Position No. 44 Vote Cathy Moore

Judge Position No. 52 Vote Anthony Gipe

Judge Position No. 53 Vote Mariane Spearman

District Court

Southwest Electoral District
Judge Position No. 3
Vote Laurel Gibson

City

City of Seattle, Initiative No. 124 Vote Yes

Transportation

Sound Transit, Proposition No. 1 Vote Approved