Washington Commissioner of Insurance

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The Washington Commissioner of Insurance is a state executive position in the Washington state government.

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Mike Kreidler.

Qualifications

Article 3, Section 25 of the state constitution establishes the qualifications of the office:

Qualifications, Compensation, Offices Which May Be Abolished. No person, except a citizen of the United States and a qualified elector of this state, shall be eligible to hold any state office...
  • a citizen of the United States
  • a qualified elector in Washington

Elections

2012

See also: Washington down ballot state executive elections, 2012

Incumbent Mike Kreidler won re-election on November 6, 2012.

Washington Commissioner of Insurance General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Kreidler Incumbent 58.3% 1,662,555
     Republican John Adams 41.7% 1,188,926
Total Votes 2,851,481
Election Results via Washington Secretary of State.


Compensation

In 2010, the insurance commissioner was paid an estimated $116,950, according to the Council of State Governments.[1]

See also

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