WASHINGTON STATE

GENERAL ELECTION

CLARK COUNTY, WASHINGTON

NOVEMBER 3, 1998

OFFICIAL FINAL ELECTION REPORT - Released at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, November 18, 1998

STATE MEASURES

 

 

 

INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 688

 

 

 

STATE MINIMUM WAGE

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

62,421

64.90%

NO

 

33,763

35.10%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 692

 

 

 

MEDICAL USE OF MARIJUANA

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

51,062

53.00%

NO

 

45,289

47.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 694

 

 

 

TERMINATION OF A FETUS' LIFE

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

50,512

53.32%

NO

 

44,227

46.68%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

REFERENDUM BILL NO. 49

 

 

 

VEHICLE EXCISE TAXES

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

63,753

68.39%

NO

 

29,465

31.61%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 200

 

 

 

GOVERNMENT BE PROHIBITED FROM DISCRIMINATING

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

66,302

70.03%

NO

 

28,373

29.97%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNITED STATES SENATOR

 

Votes

Percent

PATTY MURRAY

DEMOCRAT

46,251

47.85%

LINDA SMITH

REPUBLICAN

50,412

52.15%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNITED STATES CONGRESS

 

 

 

U.S. REPRESENTATIVE - 3RD DISTRICT

 

Votes

Percent

BRIAN BAIRD

DEMOCRAT

49,217

51.48%

DON BENTON

REPUBLICAN

46,392

48.52%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 1

 

 

 

17TH LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT

 

Votes

Percent

BOB WATROUS

DEMOCRAT

18,200

46.01%

MARC BOLDT

REPUBLICAN

21,356

53.99%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 2

 

 

 

17TH LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT

 

Votes

Percent

MIKE CARMICHAEL

DEMOCRAT

17,942

45.59%

JIM DUNN

REPUBLICAN

21,412

54.41%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 1

 

 

 

18TH LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT

 

Votes

Percent

CHRIS MAHRE

DEMOCRAT

9,305

42.16%

TOM MIELKE

REPUBLICAN

12,765

57.84%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 2

 

 

 

18TH LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT

 

Votes

Percent

JOHN PENNINGTON

REPUBLICAN

16,741

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 1

 

 

 

49TH LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT

 

Votes

Percent

MAUREEN GALLEGOS

DEMOCRAT

14,139

44.07%

DON CARLSON

REPUBLICAN

17,943

55.93%

 

 

 

 

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 2

 

 

 

49TH LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT

 

Votes

Percent

VAL OGDEN

DEMOCRAT

20,934

65.20%

BILL HUGHES

REPUBLICAN

11,172

34.80%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY ASSESSOR

 

Votes

Percent

BEN GASSAWAY

DEMOCRAT

49,745

54.49%

JIM KENDOLL

REPUBLICAN

41,541

45.51%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY AUDITOR

 

Votes

Percent

DAN TONKOVICH

DEMOCRAT

41,767

46.06%

GREG KIMSEY

REPUBLICAN

48,908

53.94%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY CLERK

 

Votes

Percent

JO ANNE MCBRIDE

DEMOCRAT

48,333

53.88%

MIKE THOMAS

REPUBLICAN

41,371

46.12%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY COMMISSIONER

 

 

 

DISTRICT NO. 3

 

Votes

Percent

CRAIG A. PRIDEMORE

DEMOCRAT

47,650

52.41%

MEL GORDON

REPUBLICAN

43,261

47.59%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY

 

Votes

Percent

ART CURTIS

DEMOCRAT

51,003

57.98%

CURTIS A. SHELTON

REPUBLICAN

36,959

42.02%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY SHERIFF

 

Votes

Percent

GARRY LUCAS

REPUBLICAN

75,798

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COUNTY TREASURER

 

Votes

Percent

DOUG LASHER

DEMOCRAT

69,807

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 1

 

Votes

Percent

FAITH IRELAND

NONPARTISAN

45,902

60.04%

JAMES PATRICK "JIM" FOLEY

NONPARTISAN

30,549

39.96%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 5

 

Votes

Percent

BARBARA MADSEN

NONPARTISAN

48,550

64.15%

JIM BATES

NONPARTISAN

27,135

35.85%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 6

 

Votes

Percent

RICHARD B. SANDERS

NONPARTISAN

60,897

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUDGE, COURT OF APPEALS

 

 

 

DIVISION NO. 2, DISTRICT NO. 3, POS. NO. 2

 

Votes

Percent

C.C. BRIDGEWATER

NONPARTISAN

60,679

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUDGE, CLARK COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 1

 

Votes

Percent

RICH MELNICK

NONPARTISAN

35,960

48.70%

VERN SCHREIBER

NONPARTISAN

37,882

51.30%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUDGE, CLARK COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 2

 

Votes

Percent

JOHN P. WULLE

NONPARTISAN

60,904

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUDGE, CLARK COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 3

 

Votes

Percent

DARVIN J. ZIMMERMAN

NONPARTISAN

60,828

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUDGE, CLARK COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 4

 

Votes

Percent

KEN R. EIESLAND

NONPARTISAN

48,869

67.43%

MIKE DODDS

NONPARTISAN

23,602

32.57%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUDGE, CLARK COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

 

 

 

POSITION NO. 5

 

Votes

Percent

RANDAL B. FRITZLER

NONPARTISAN

60,003

100.00%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES DISTRICT

 

 

 

COMMISSIONER, DISTRICT NO. 2

 

Votes

Percent

NANCY BARNES

NONPARTISAN

46,852

61.86%

ROBERT HIGHT

NONPARTISAN

28,890

38.14%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CITY OF RIDGEFIELD - DEANNEXATION

 

 

 

PROPOSITION NO. 1

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

373

65.78%

NO

 

194

34.22%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FT. VANCOUVER LIBRARY DISTRICT

 

 

 

CREATING CAPITAL FACILITY DIST. - PROP. NO. 1

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

11,661

70.85%

NO

 

4,798

29.15%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FT. VANCOUVER LIBRARY DISTRICT

 

 

 

FUNDING CAPITAL FACILITY DIST. - PROP. NO. 2

 

Votes

Percent

YES

 

10,132

62.37%

NO

 

6,114

37.63%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLARK COUNTY

 

 

 

TURNOUT STATISTICS

 

Votes

Percent

TOTAL NUMBER OF PRECINCTS

 

637

 

NUMBER OF PRECINCTS REPORTED

 

637

100.00%

 

 

 

 

TOTAL VOTER REGISTRATION

 

168,294

 

POLLING PLACE VOTER TURNOUT

 

38,256

22.73%

ABSENTEE BALLOT VOTER TURNOUT

 

60,101

35.71%

 

 

 

 

TOTAL COUNTY VOTER TURNOUT

 

98,357

58.44%

 

 

 

 


Last Updated on 11/18/98
By Clark County
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