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Ernest Huber

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Ernest Huber
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Washington, District 8
Bachelor'sGonzaga University
J.D.Gonzaga School of Law
Campaign website
Ernest Huber was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 8th Congressional District of Washington.


Huber earned his B.A. and J.D. from Gonzaga University. He is a retired Naval officer and former chairman of the Issaquah Republicans.[1]


Political philosophy

Huber describes himself as "a fiscal, monetary, foreign policy and social conservative."[1]



See also: Washington's 8th Congressional District elections, 2012

Huber ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Washington's 8th District. He was defeated in the open primary on August 7, 2012.[2][3]

U.S. House, Washington District 8 Open Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDave Reichert (R) Incumbent 37.2% 66,220
Green check mark transparent.pngKaren Porterfield (D) 20.8% 37,083
Keith Swank (R) 6.1% 10,942
Keith Arnold (D) 4% 7,144
James Windle (Unaffiliated) 29.6% 52,696
Ernest Huber (R) 2.3% 4,165
Total Votes 178,250


Huber is married with 8 children.[4]

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