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State Facts

Capitol:Olympia
Nickname:Evergreen State
Bird:Willow Goldfinch
Motto:Bye and bye or Hope for the future

Past Presidential Elections

2012

Barack Obama:56.2%
Mitt Romney:41.3%

2008

Barack Obama:57.7%
John McCain:40.5%

2004

John Kerry:52.8%
George Bush:45.6%

2000

Al Gore:50.2%
Ralph Nader:4.1%
George Bush:44.6%

1996

Bill Clinton:49.8%
Ralph Nader:2.7%
Ross Perot:8.9%
Bob Dole:37.3%

1992

Bill Clinton:43.4%
Ross Perot:23.7%
George Bush:32.0%

1988

Michael Dukakis:50.0%
George Bush:48.5%

Previous Election Results, other races

2012 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Maria CantwellDemocratic1,855,49360.5%
Michael BaumgartnerRepublican1,213,92439.5%

2012 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jay InsleeDemocratic1,582,80251.5%
Rob McKennaRepublican1,488,24548.5%

2010 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Patty MurrayDemocratic1,314,93052.4%
Dino RossiRepublican1,196,16447.6%

2010 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Patty MurrayDemocratic670,28446.2%
Paul AkersRepublican37,2312.6%
Clint DidierRepublican185,03412.8%
Dino RossiRepublican483,30533.3%

2008 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Christine GregoireDemocratic1,598,73853.2%
Dino RossiRepublican1,404,12446.8%

2008 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Christine GregoireDemocratic696,30648.3%
Dino RossiRepublican668,57146.3%

2006 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Maria CantwellDemocratic568,93590.8%
Hong TranDemocratic33,0975.3%

2006 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Maria CantwellDemocratic1,184,65956.9%
Mike McGavickRepublican832,10639.9%

2006 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Warren HansonRepublican17,7563.9%
Brad KlippertRepublican32,0737.0%
Mike McGavickRepublican395,61485.9%

2004 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Warren HansonDemocratic46,4906.0%
Patty MurrayDemocratic709,49792.2%

2004 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Christine GregoireDemocratic504,01865.6%
Mike MoverDemocratic15,1182.0%
Ron SimsDemocratic228,30629.7%

2004 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Patty MurrayDemocratic1,549,70855.0%
George NethercuttRepublican1,204,58442.7%

2004 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Christine GregoireDemocratic1,373,36148.9%
Ruth BennettLibertarian63,4652.3%
Dino RossiRepublican1,373,23248.9%

2004 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Reed DavisRepublican36,1476.9%
Brad KlippertRepublican29,8705.7%
George Nethercutt Jr.Republican432,74882.9%

2004 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
John Aiken Jr.Republican33,1046.3%
Bill MeyerRepublican44,4488.5%
Dino RossiRepublican444,33785.1%

2000 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Maria CantwellDemocratic1,199,43748.7%
Jeff JaredLibertarian64,7342.6%
Slade GortonRepublican1,197,20848.6%

2000 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Gary LockeDemocratic1,441,97358.4%
John CarlsonRepublican980,06039.7%

2000 Governor All Party Special Blanket Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Meta HellerDemocratic28,5782.2%
Gary LockeDemocratic701,92954.3%
John CarlsonRepublican446,14234.5%
Harold HochstatterRepublican93,4677.2%

2000 Senate All Party Special Blanket Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Maria CantwellDemocratic472,60936.7%
Deborah SennDemocratic168,11013.1%
Slade GortonRepublican560,78743.6%

1998 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Patty MurrayDemocratic1,103,18458.4%
Linda SmithRepublican785,37741.6%

1998 Senate All Party Special Blanket Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Patty MurrayDemocratic479,00945.9%
Chris BayleyRepublican155,86414.9%
Warren HansonRepublican22,4112.1%
Linda SmithRepublican337,40732.3%

1996 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Gary LockeDemocratic1,296,49258.0%
Ellen CraswellRepublican940,53842.0%

1996 Governor All Party Special Blanket Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jay InsleeDemocratic118,5719.7%
Gary LockeDemocratic287,76223.7%
Norman RiceDemocratic212,88817.5%
Ellen CraswellRepublican185,68015.3%
Dale ForemanRepublican162,61513.4%
Norm MalengRepublican109,0889.0%
Pam RoachRepublican29,5332.4%
Jim WaldoRepublican63,8545.2%

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