More people filed for the 10th District Congressional race on the second day of candidate filing. Republican Ryan Tate and Democrats Kristine M. Reeves and Eric LeMay declared for the seat being vacated by Denny Heck. There are now nine people in that race. Others to file: Randolp (Randy) Bell (D), Phil Gardner (D), Jackson Maynard (R), Beth Doglio (D), Sam Wright (D), and Marilyn Strickland (D).
Another Republican entered the race for 6th Congressional District U.S. Representative with Elizabeth Kreiselmaier filing Tuesday joining Democrats Derek Kilmer (incumbent) and Rebecca Parson.
No new declarations of candidacy were filed Tuesday in races for 35th District State Representative Position 1 and 2; Mason County Commissioner District 1 and District 2; Mason County Superior Court Judge Positions 1, 2 and 3; Mason County PUD No. 1 Commissioner District 2; or Mason PUD 3 Commissioner District 2.
Candidate filing continues until 4 PM Friday.
On Monday, three people filed for 35th District State Representative Position 2: Democrat Darcy Huffman, incumbent Republican Drew MacEwen and Bremerton resident Earl W. Burt who indicated “SHORTSTOP” as his party preference.
For 35th District State Representative Position 1, incumbent Republican Dan Griffey drew a challenge from Democrat Colton Myers.
In Mason County, Ted Jackson filed for County Commissioner District No. 1 and incumbent Kevin Shutty filed for County Commissioner District No. 2. Both are Republicans.
The incumbents for Mason County Superior Court Judge filed to retain their seats. Amber Finlay for Position 1. Monty Cobb for Position 2. And Daniel Goodell for Position 3.
The incumbents for Public Utility District Commissioners filed for their seats. Ron Gold for PUD No. 1 Commissioner District 2. Tom Farmer filed for PUD 3 Commissioner District 2.