2012 General Election results for state, Mid-Columbia

November 6, 2012 

Results as of 10:45 p.m.

Statewide results
U.S. President/Vice President
Barack Obama/Joe Biden 1,034,453
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan 802,526
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray 19,488
Virgil Goode/James N. Clymer 4,464
Jill Stein/Cheri Honkala 10,219
Peta Lindsay/Yari Osorio 645
James Harris/Alyson Kennedy 675
Ross C. Anderson/Luis J. Rodriguez 2,363

U.S Senator
Maria Cantwell 1,099,967
Michael Baumgartner 752,891

Congressional Dist. 4
U. S. Representative
Doc Hastings 100,880
Mary Baechler 50,367

Governor
Jay Inslee 950,804
Rob McKenna 902,236

Lt. Governor
Brad Owen 961,037
Bill Finkbeiner 829,970

Sec. of State
Kim Wyman 895,661
Kathleen Drew 880,820

Treasurer
Jim McIntire 1,024,341
Sharon Hanek 741,980

Auditor
James Watkins 833,638
Troy Kelley 916,694

Attorney General
Bob Ferguson 943,566
Reagan Dunn 840,719

Commissioner of Public Lands
Peter J. Goldmark 1,016,339
Clint Didier 746,407

Superintendent of Public Instruction
Randy I. Dorn 1,325,223

Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler 1,009,437
John R. Adams 739,618

Legislative District 8
State Rep. Pos. 1
Brad Klippert 26,018
Jay Clough 15,167

State Rep. Pos. 2
Larry Haler 29,671
Richard Reuther 11,229

Leg. Dist. 16
State Senator
Mike Hewitt 19,457
Scott Nettles 7,973

Leg. Dist. 16
State Rep. Pos. 1
Maureen Walsh 14,485
Mary Ruth Edwards 11,075

State Rep. Pos. 2
Terry R. Nealey 21,962

Measure 1185 Tax, fee increases
Yes 1,154,625
No 637,280

Measure 1240 Charter schools
Yes 926,757
No 884,751

Measure 74 Same-sex marriage
Approved 960,361
Rejected 894,586

State Initiative to the Leg. 502 Marijuana
Yes 1,030,005
No 827,539

State Engrossed Senate Joint Resolution 8221 State debt
Approved 1,068,179
Rejected 626,416

State Senate Joint Resolution 8223 UW/WSU investments
Approved 758,081
Rejected 978,706

Engrossed Senate Bill 6635 B&O tax deduction
Repealed 966,045
Maintained 703,115

Substitute House Bill 2590 Tax on petroleum products
Repealed 919,944
Maintained 722,792

Supreme Court Justice
Pos. 2
Susan Owens 1,286,006

Pos. 8
Steve Gonzalez 1,274,758

Pos. 9
Sheryl Gordon McCloud 832,790
Richard B. Sanders 677,988

Benton County
U.S. President/Vice President
Barack Obama/Joe Biden 18,473
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan 34,163
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray 615
Virgil Goode/James N. Clymer 172
Jill Stein/Cheri Honkala 210
Peta Lindsay/Yari Osorio 17
James Harris/Alyson Kennedy 12
Ross C. Anderson/Luis J. Rodriguez 51

U.S Senator
Maria Cantwell 21,951
Michael Baumgartner 31,167

Congressional Dist. 4
U.S. Representative
Doc Hastings 36,883
Mary Baechler 15,927

Governor
Jay Inslee 18,158
Rob McKenna 34,928

Lt. Governor
Brad Owen 20,264
Bill Finkbeiner 31,219

Sec. of State
Kim Wyman 34,751
Kathleen Drew 16,198

Treasurer
Jim McIntire 20,700
Sharon Hanek 30,001

Auditor
James Watkins 33,356
Troy Kelley 17,040

Attorney General
Bob Ferguson 16,060
Reagan Dunn 35,121

Commissioner of Public Lands
Peter J. Goldmark 17,393
Clint Didier 34,126

Superintendent of Public Instruction
Randy I. Dorn 38,753

Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler 19,384
John R. Adams 30,631

Legislative District 8
State Rep. Pos. 1
Brad Klippert 26,018
Jay Clough 15,167

State Rep. Pos. 2
Larry Haler 29,671
Richard Reuther 11,229

Leg. Dist. 16
State Senator
Mike Hewitt 7,375
Scott Nettles 2,668

Leg. Dist. 16
State Rep. Pos. 1
Maureen Walsh 4,812
Mary Ruth Edwards 4,394

State Rep. Pos. 2
Terry R. Nealey 8,115

Benton County Commission
Dist. 1
Jerome Delvin 30,390
Rick Jansons 16,921

Dist. 3
James R. Beaver 35,816
Edgar Cousineau 10,185

PUD Commission
Pos. 3
Robert Bertsch 13,617
Barry Bush 14,216

Supreme Court Justice
Pos. 2
Susan Owens 37,420

Pos. 8
Steve Gonzalez 36,970

Pos. 9
Sheryl Gordon McCloud 18,440
Richard B. Sanders 25,687

Measure 1185 Tax, fee increases
Yes 38,834
No 13,401

Measure 1240 Charter schools
Yes 27,369
No 25,216

Measure 74 Same-sex marriage
Approved 18,688
Rejected 34,740

State Initiative to the Leg. 502 Marijuana
Yes 22,790
No 30,729

State Engrossed Senate Joint Resolution 8221 State debt
Approved 31,774
Rejected 17,366

State Senate Joint Resolution 8223 UW/WSU investments
Approved 19,731
Rejected 30,242

Engrossed Senate Bill 6635 B&O tax deduction
Repealed 32,027
Maintained 15,964

Substitute House Bill 2590 Tax on petroleum products
Repealed 30,871
Maintained 16,638

Franklin County
U.S. President/Vice President
Barack Obama/Joe Biden 4,366
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan 8,173
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray 146
Virgil Goode/James N. Clymer 41
Jill Stein/Cheri Honkala 44
Peta Lindsay/Yari Osorio 5
James Harris/Alyson Kennedy 4
Ross C. Anderson/Luis J. Rodriguez 17

U.S Senator
Maria Cantwell 5,070
Michael Baumgartner 7,620

Congressional Dist. 4
U. S. Representative
Doc Hastings 8,763
Mary Baechler 3,850

Governor
Jay Inslee 4,294
Rob McKenna 8,375

Lt. Governor
Brad Owen 4,893
Bill Finkbeiner 7,534

Sec. of State
Kim Wyman 8,362
Kathleen Drew 3,961

Treasurer
Jim McIntire 4,896
Sharon Hanek 7,377

Auditor
James Watkins 8,114
Troy Kelley 4,104

Attorney General
Bob Ferguson 3,981
Reagan Dunn 8,392

Commissioner of Public Lands
Peter J. Goldmark 4,122
Clint Didier 8,338

Superintendent of Public Instruction
Randy I. Dorn 9,219

Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler 4,549
John R. Adams 7,504

Leg. Dist. 16
State Senator
Mike Hewitt 1,833
Scott Nettles 1,357

Leg. Dist. 16
State Rep. Pos. 1
Maureen Walsh 1,659
Mary Ruth Edwards 1,107

State Rep. Pos. 2
Terry R. Nealey 2,439

Franklin County Commission
Dist. 1
Brad Peck 7,232
Mark Faith 3,758

Dist. 2
Bob Koch 6,612
Al Yenney 4,339

PUD Commission
Dist. 1
Stu Nelson 5,973
Tom Larsen 4,760

Supreme Court Justice
Pos. 2
Susan Owens 9,308

Pos. 8
Steve Gonzalez 9,114

Pos. 9
Sheryl Gordon McCloud 4,241
Richard B. Sanders 6,481

Measure 1185 Tax, fee increases
Yes 9,192
No 3,269

Measure 1240 Charter schools
Yes 6,608
No 5,933

Measure 74 Same-sex marriage
Approved 3,732
Rejected 8,948

State Initiative to the Leg. 502 Marijuana
Yes 4,782
No 7,920

State Engrossed Senate Joint Resolution 8221 State debt
Approved 7,687
Rejected 4,191

State Senate Joint Resolution 8223 UW/WSU investments
Approved 4,465
Rejected 7,616

Engrossed Senate Bill 6635 B&O tax deduction
Repealed 8,206
Maintained 3,558

Substitute House Bill 2590 Tax on petroleum products
Repealed 7,695
Maintained 3,799

Fire District 3, Prop. 1, emergency medical service tax
Yes 858
No 1,332

Fire District 4, Prop. 1, increase of existing property tax levies
Yes 197
No 209

Yakima County
U.S. President/Vice President
Barack Obama/Joe Biden 19,216
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan 26,776
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray 353
Virgil Goode/James N. Clymer 146
Jill Stein/Cheri Honkala 167
Peta Lindsay/Yari Osorio 20
James Harris/Alyson Kennedy 17
Ross C. Anderson/Luis J. Rodriguez 41

U.S Senator
Maria Cantwell 22,301
Michael Baumgartner 24,302

Congressional Dist. 4
U. S. Representative
Doc Hastings 27,296
Mary Baechler 18,878

Governor
Jay Inslee 18,695
Rob McKenna 27,877

Lt. Governor
Brad Owen 21,464
Bill Finkbeiner 23,917

Sec. of State
Kim Wyman 27,743
Kathleen Drew 17,308

Treasurer
Jim McIntire 20,974
Sharon Hanek 23,922

Auditor
James Watkins 26,664
Troy Kelley 17,906

Attorney General
Bob Ferguson 16,712
Reagan Dunn 28,517

Commissioner of Public Lands
Peter J. Goldmark 19,300
Clint Didier 25,542

Superintendent of Public Instruction
Randy I. Dorn 35,769

Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler 19,890
John R. Adams 24,636

Leg. Dist. 13
State Rep, Pos. 2
Matt Manweller 848
MKag Selmann 227

Leg. Dist. 15
State Rep. Pos. 2
David Taylor 13,894
Pablo Gonzalez 7,861
Supreme Court Justice
Pos. 2
Susan Owens 9,308

Measure 1185 Tax, fee increases
Yes 32,242
No 13,215

Measure 1240 Charter schools
Yes 24,302
No 21,415

Measure 74 Same-sex marriage
Approved 15,976
Rejected 30,522

State Initiative to the Leg. 502 Marijuana
Yes 19,159
No 27,412

State Engrossed Senate Joint Resolution 8221 State debt
Approved 27,925
Rejected 15,356

State Senate Joint Resolution 8223 UW/WSU investments
Approved 17,479
Rejected 26,223

Engrossed Senate Bill 6635 B&O tax deduction
Repealed 28,973
Maintained 13,612

Substitute House Bill 2590 Tax on petroleum products
Repealed 27,527
Maintained 14,786

Walla Walla County
U.S. President/Vice President
Barack Obama/Joe Biden 4,741
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan 7,599
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray 141
Virgil Goode/James N. Clymer 33
Jill Stein/Cheri Honkala 59
Peta Lindsay/Yari Osorio 5
James Harris/Alyson Kennedy 7
Ross C. Anderson/Luis J. Rodriguez 20

U.S Senator
Maria Cantwell 5,636
Michael Baumgartner 6,851

Congressional Dist. 4
U. S. Representative
Doc Hastings 847
Mary Baechler 255

Governor
Jay Inslee 4,621
Rob McKenna 7,831

Lt. Governor
Brad Owen 4,875
Bill Finkbeiner 7,157

Sec. of State
Kim Wyman 7,778
Kathleen Drew 4,147

Treasurer
Jim McIntire 5,336
Sharon Hanek 6,543

Auditor
James Watkins 7,515
Troy Kelley 4,293

Attorney General
Bob Ferguson 4,190
Reagan Dunn 7,801

Commissioner of Public Lands
Peter J. Goldmark 4,810
Clint Didier 7,154

Superintendent of Public Instruction
Randy I. Dorn 8,860

Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler 4,859
John R. Adams 6,858

Leg. Dist. 16
State senator
Mike Hewitt 8,711
Scott Nettles 3,515

Leg. Dist. 16
State Rep Pos. 1
Maureen Walsh 6,912
Mary Ruth Edwards 4,773

Walla Walla County Commission
Pos. 1
Jim Johnson 7,903
Mark Spinks 2,461

Walla Walla County Commission
Pos. 2
Perry Dozier 6,750
Chris Blackman 3,906

Supreme Court Justice
Pos. 2
Susan Owens 9,308

Measure 1185 Tax, fee increases
Yes 8,632
No 3,460

Measure 1240 Charter schools
Yes 6,284
No 6,034

Measure 74 Same-sex marriage
Approved 4,705
Rejected 7,817

State Initiative to the Leg. 502 Marijuana
Yes 5,385
No 7,109

State Engrossed Senate Joint Resolution 8221 State debt
Approved 7,527
Rejected 4,028

State Senate Joint Resolution 8223 UW/WSU investments
Approved 4,745
Rejected 6,969

Engrossed Senate Bill 6635 B&O tax deduction
Repealed 7,185
Maintained 4,111

Substitute House Bill 2590 Tax on petroleum products
Repealed 6,862
Maintained 4,301

Adams County
U.S. President/Vice President
Barack Obama/Joe Biden 1,085
Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan 2,451
Gary Johnson/James P. Gray 22
Virgil Goode/James N. Clymer 12
Jill Stein/Cheri Honkala 14
Peta Lindsay/Yari Osorio 1
James Harris/Alyson Kennedy 0
Ross C. Anderson/Luis J. Rodriguez 4

U.S Senator
Maria Cantwell 1,358
Michael Baumgartner 2,198

Congressional Dist. 4
U. S. Representative
Doc Hastings 2,667
Mary Baechler 785

Governor
Jay Inslee 1,001
Rob McKenna 2,544

Lt. Governor
Brad Owen 1,160
Bill Finkbeiner 2,234

Sec. of State
Kim Wyman 2,492
Kathleen Drew 883

Treasurer
Jim McIntire 1,145
Sharon Hanek 2,225

Auditor
James Watkins 2,382
Troy Kelley 945

Attorney General
Bob Ferguson 974
Reagan Dunn 2,419

Commissioner of Public Lands
Peter J. Goldmark 1,128
Clint Didier 2,296

Superintendent of Public Instruction
Randy I. Dorn 2,615

Insurance Commissioner
Mike Kreidler 1,059
John R. Adams 2,237

Adams County Commission
Pos. 1
Rudy Plager 1,535
John Marshall 1,671

Adams County Commission
Pos. 2
Roger Hartwig 2,217
Oscar Garza 973

Measure 1185 Tax, fee increases
Yes 2,531
No 932

Measure 1240 Charter schools
Yes 1,661
No 1,815

Measure 74 Same-sex marriage
Approved 956
Rejected 2,582

State Initiative to the Leg. 502 Marijuana
Yes 1,384
No 2,156

State Engrossed Senate Joint Resolution 8221 State debt
Approved 2,050
Rejected 1,200

State Senate Joint Resolution 8223 UW/WSU investments
Approved 1,219
Rejected 2,143

Engrossed Senate Bill 6635 B&O tax deduction
Repealed 2,312
Maintained 888

Substitute House Bill 2590 Tax on petroleum products
Repealed 2,179
Maintained 1,035

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