Incumbent Larry Springer is set to face newcomer John P. Gibbons for Legislative District 45 State Representative, Pos. 2 in the general election, according to early election results on Aug. 2.
Tuesday’s primary election results show incumbent Democrat Larry Springer garner 72.75% of votes, or about 15,742 votes, according to early King County Election results.
Newcomer Gibbons, a Republican, secured 20.24% of the vote, or about 4,379 votes.
Opponent Amber Krabach, of the Election Integrity Party trailed with 1,457 votes.
So far, King County Elections has counted over 291,000 ballots. In Legislative District 45, voting turnout so far lingers at just over 22.97% with 22,268 ballots counted of the 96,948 registered voters.
Primary election results are certified Aug. 16. The general election is Tuesday, Nov. 8.
To view the results, visit kingcounty.gov/depts/elections.aspx.
Source: Bellevue Reporter