Election aftermath: No primary upsets for evergreen state executive candidates
OLYMPIA, Washington: This year, there are nine state executive offices up for election in Washington: governor, lieutenant governor, Washington, attorney general, treasurer, auditor, superintendent of public instruction, insurance commissioner and public lands commissioner.
Incumbents are seeking re-election in five of the nine offices, and all five will advance to the general election. Of the nine primaries, only one was completely uncontested: the race for treasurer. Treasurer James McIntire was unopposed last night and will face no general election opposition.
The following candidates finished in the top two (in order) of each race and will advance to the general election:
**All results are unofficial until certified by the Office of the Washington Secretary of State. Official results will be available on August 21, 2012.**
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