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This profile of Washington state's 05th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Cathy McMorris Rodgers Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Cathy McMorris Rodgers Republican Confirmed candidate Media Story Source April 7, 2012 Daryl Romeyn Democratic Out of race WA SOS Source May 26, 2012 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Rich Cowan Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source January 27, 2012 Dan Morrissey Democratic Out of race Media Story Source April 7, 2012 Mary Verner Democratic Out of race Media Story Source April 7, 2012 Former Spokane Mayor Lisa Brown Democratic Out of race WA SOS Source May 26, 2012 State Senate Majority Leader
Did Not File
Randall Yearout Republican Out - lost primary WA SOS Source September 15, 2012 2008/10 Constitution Party Candidate
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Rich Cowan TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Mark Mays Democratic Out (source needed) August 8, 2010 2008 Candidate Randall Yearout Other Confirmed Candidate Campaign Website Source September 10, 2010 2008 & 2010 Constitution Party Candidate, Daryl Romeyn Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source August 24, 2010 Clyde Cordero Democratic Out WA SOS Source August 24, 2010 Lost Primary David Fox Democratic Out WA SOS Source August 24, 2010 Lost Primary Barbara Lampert Democratic Out WA SOS Source August 24, 2010 Lost Primary
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Cathy McMorris-Rodgers, Daryl Romeyn Cathy McMorris-Rodgers
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Cathy McMorris-Rodgers
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Cathy McMorris-Rodgers Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 8, 2009 Mark Mays Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 8, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Cathy McMorris-Rodgers, Mark Mays Cathy McMorris-Rodgers
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 56% George W. Bush 40% Al Gore 2004 57% George W. Bush 41% John Kerry 2008 52% John McCain 46% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Washington state congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
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