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By Roger Harnack
Franklin Connection 

Congressional incumbents sweeping aside challengers


Last updated 8/4/2020 at 10:12pm

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Spokane

SPOKANE — Eastern Washington's incumbent Republicans are dominating initial returns in the Aug. 4 primary election.

As of the end of counting Tuesday night, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Spokane, and Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside, were sweeping away challengers.

In the 5th Congressional District, McMorris Rodgers had 50.22% of the vote.

Her nearest challenger was Democrat Dave Wilson with 24.415.

Others in the race include Democrat Chris Armitage, 14.115, Republican Stephen T. Mayors, 8.82%, and independent candidate Brendan O'Regan, 2.27%

The 5h Congressional District includes Ferry, S...

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