Mohammad Said

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Mohammad Said
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Candidate for
Washington State Senate, District 13
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
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Mohammad Said is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 13 of the Washington State Senate.

Said was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 4th Congressional District of Washington.

Said is a family practice, internal medicine, geriatric and preventative doctor.[1]

Elections

2014

See also: Washington State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Washington State Senate will consist of a blanket primary election on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was May 17, 2014. Mohammad Said (D) and Representative Judy Warnick (R) are unopposed in the primary.[2]

2012

See also: Washington's 4th Congressional District elections, 2012

Said ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Washington's 4th District. He sought the nomination as a Democrat and faced incumbent Doc Hastings (R), Mary Baechler (D), and Jamie Wheeler (R) in the August 7 primary.[3] The top two vote-getters, regardless of party, were on the general election ballot.[4] He was defeated in the August 7, 2012, primary.[5]


Republican incumbent Doc Hastings won with almost 68% of the vote in 2010.

As of late July, Hastings had a huge lead in fundraising.[6] Physician Said and tea party activist Wheeler had under $5,000 each, with professional community organizer Baechler just exceeding that in the last reporting period.[6]

On the issues, Hastings hd a record of supporting budget cuts and opposing the Affordable Care Act. Wheeler wanted to defund several major federal agencies. Palestinian-born Said focused on foreign policy issues, wanting a nuclear-free Middle East. Baechler wanted to defend Social Security and Medicare programs.[6]

The district Democratic Party backed Baechler.[6]

U.S. House, Washington District 4 Open Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDoc Hastings (R) Incumbent 59.3% 60,774
Green check mark transparent.pngMary Baechler (D) 26.5% 27,130
Jaime Wheeler (R) 11.3% 11,581
Mohammad H. Said (D) 2.9% 2,958
Total Votes 102,443

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