Washington State Senate Elections 2012

2012 Washington State Senate Elections

Washington State Senate Elections 2012 Majority Control

Washington State Senate
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
Democratic Party 27 Pending
Republican Party 22 Pending
Total 49 49

Washington State Senate Elections 2012 Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current Office
Craig Pridemore Democratic House District 49
Debbie Regala Democratic House District 27
Jim Kastama Democratic House District 25
Joseph Zarelli Republican House District 18
Lisa Brown Democratic House District 3
Margarita Prentice Democratic House District 11
Val Stevens Republican House District 39

Washington State Senate Elections Campaign Contributions

Year Number of Candidates Total Contributions
2010 54 $7,259,812
2008 78 $6,822,733
2006 73 $7,241,049
2004 81 $6,993,740
2002 51 $4,496,407

Washington State Senate Elections In 2010

Donor Amount
Senate Republican Campaign Cmte of Washington $376,889
Washington State Republican Party $345,668
Senate Democratic Campaign Cmte $295,049
Bennett, Gregg D $136,540
King County Republican Central Cmte $111,251
Washington State Democratic Central Cmte- Non-Exempt $103,124
Washington State Democratic Party $88,239
Premera Blue Cross $36,500
6th District Legislative Cmte $33,500
Washington State Dental Association $31,200

List of Washington State Senate Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 1

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Guy Palumbo: 4,038
  • (Democratic Party) Rosemary McAuliffe: 13,238 (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Dawn McCravey: 12,619 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Rosemary McAuliffe
  • (Republican Party) Dawn McCravey

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 2

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Bruce L. Lachney: 9,512 (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) James E. Vaughn: 4,393
  • (Republican Party) Randi Becker: 9,517 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Bruce L. Lachney
  • (Republican Party) Randi Becker

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 3

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Andy Billig (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Nancy McLaughlin (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Andy Billig (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Nancy McLaughlin

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 4

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Mike Padden (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Mike Padden (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 5

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mark Mullet (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Brad Toft (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mark Mullet
  • (Republican Party) Brad Toft

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 9

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Mark G. Schoesler (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Mark G. Schoesler

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 10

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mary Margaret Haugen (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Barbara Bailey (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mary Margaret Haugen
  • (Republican Party) Barbara Bailey

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 11

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Bob Hasegawa (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Kristin Thompson (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Bob Hasegawa (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Kristin Thompson

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 12

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Linda Evans Parlette (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Linda Evans Parlette (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 14

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Curtis King (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Curtis King (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 16

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Scott Nettles (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Mike Hewitt (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Scott Nettles
  • (Republican Party) Mike Hewitt (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 17

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Tim Probst (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Don Benton (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Tim Probst
  • (Republican Party) Don Benton

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 18

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Ralph Schmidt (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Ann Rivers (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Ralph Schmidt
  • (Republican Party) Ann Rivers (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 19

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Brian Hatfield (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Rick Winsman (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Brian Hatfield (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Rick Winsman

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 20

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Dan Swecker: 10,861 (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) John E. Braun: 9,327 (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Rae Lowery: 2,936

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Dan Swecker
  • (Republican Party) John E. Braun

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 22

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Karen Fraser (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Karen Fraser (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 23

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Christine Rolfes (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Bret A. Treadwell (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Christine Rolfes (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Bret A. Treadwell

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 24

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jim Hargrove (Winner)
  • (Independent) Larry Carter (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jim Hargrove (Winner)
  • (Independent) Larry Carter

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 25

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Eric Herde (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Bruce Dammeier (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Eric Herde
  • (Republican Party) Bruce Dammeier (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 27

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jeannie Darneille (Winner)
  • (Democratic Party) John R. Connelly (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jeannie Darneille
  • (Democratic Party) John R. Connelly

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 28

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Yoshie Wong (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Mike Carrell (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Yoshie Wong
  • (Republican Party) Mike Carrell (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 39

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Scott Olson (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Kirk Pearson (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Scott Olson
  • (Republican Party) Kirk Pearson

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 40

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Kevin Ranker: 18,684 (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) John Swapp: 10,791 (Winner)
  • (Independent) Jim Cozad: 1,864

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Kevin Ranker (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) John Swapp

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 41

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Maureen Judge (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Steve Litzow (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Maureen Judge
  • (Republican Party) Steve Litzow

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 46

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) David Frockt (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) David Frockt (Winner)

2012 Washington State Senate Elections - District 49

August 7 Primary Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Annette Cleveland (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Eileen Qutub (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Annette Cleveland (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Eileen Qutub

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