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Candidate List Now Available Online

Summary

King County Elections posted a record filing week, with a total of 634 filings.

Story

The full list of candidates running for office in 2017 is now available online. The list of candidates who will appear on the primary election ballot is also available online. Candidates are listed online in the order they will appear on the ballot.

A record number of people filed to run for office this year, with a total of 634 filings. The previous record was 557 filings in 2009. About 94 percent of candidates filed online.

"I’m thrilled to see a historic number of filings this year,” said Julie Wise, Director of King County Elections. “Running for office is a brave endeavor, and I want to congratulate all of the candidates."

Quotes

I’m thrilled to see a historic number of filings this year. Running for office is a brave endeavor, and I want to congratulate all of the candidates.

Julie Wise, Director of King County Elections

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Kafia Hosh
206-477-4111
kafia.hosh@kingcounty.gov

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