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Tag: 27th Legislative District

Aug.
7th

Tacoma: In state’s 27th Legislative District races, Darneille, Jinkins and Fey leading

In Tacoma’s 27th District, state Rep. Jeannie Darneille is holding a big lead over fellow Democrat and trial lawyer Jack Connelly in the race for senate.

Incumbent state Rep. Laurie Jinkins is cruising to an easy primary victory in her House race against Republican challenger Steven T. Cook.

And, in the district’s closest contest — for the open state House Position 2 seat — Jake Fey is beating Lauren Walker by about three percentage points in the battle of two sitting Tacoma City Council members.

But all of the district’s primary contests are anti-climatic, because each includes only two candidates. That ensures

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