Hoover ran for the Washington State House of Representatives District 5a. He was opposed by Republican Jay Rodne in the August 17, 2010 primary and was defeated by him in the November 2, 2010 general election.
|Washington House of Representatives, District 5a Primary (2010)|
|Jay Rodne (R)||20,059||61.03%|
|Gregory Hoover (D)||12,809||38.97%|
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