NEW ELECTION UPDATE: Wesen gains on Lundsten; Rep. Paul likely to be reelected in LD 10
November 7, 2020
Nov. 7 — Incumbent District 1 County Commissioner Ron Wesen, a Republican, closed to within 118 votes of Democratic challenger Mark Lundsten after Friday's ballot count was reported by the Skagit County elections office. Almost 8,000 votes were counted; some 25,500 ballots are still to be counted. The County is scheduled to provide an update by 5 p.m. today.
Rep. Dave Paul is likely to win reelection for Legislative District 10 Position 2. He leads by 1,620 votes in the multi-county district, with 51% of the vote. Paul's Skagit County margin is much higher, 56.4% of the vote and an a...