McMorris Rodgers holds strong lead over Brown

Staff Writer

Updated (Nov. 7, 1:10 p.m.)
Incumbent Congresswomen Cathy McMorris Rodgers holds a 103,545-81,483 lead over challenger Lisa Brown in ballots tabulated through 1 p.m. on Nov. 7.
McMorris Rodgers held leads in Spokane, Stevens and Pend Oreille counties.
In the Seventh District legislative races, incumbents Shelly Short, Jacquelin Maycumber and Joel Kretz hold comfortable leads. Short holds a 30,314-15,591 margin over Senate challenger Karen Hardy. Kretz leads Mike Belll 29,742-13,952 and Maycumber holds a 29,951-13,746 margin over Randall Michaelis.
In the two Spokane County Commissioner races, incumbent Mary Kuney holds a 66,762-40,943 lead over Rob Chase and incumbent Al French holds a 68,716-53,038 margin over Robbi Katherine Anthony.