As of 2:30 a.m.the results of the “top two” primary are: John Burbank, 42.21%, Reuven Carlyle, 41.53% and Leslie Bloss, 16.26%. As expected, Burbank and Carlyle are neck-and-neck, and the two Democrats will proceed to the general election where they’ll face off for the 36th district legislative seat. Get ready for a lot more signs […]
It’s the “top two” primary, which means the top two in each race will proceed to the general election, regardless of party. So get out and vote (or mail in those absentees.) Here in the 36th district, the big showdown is the state legislative battle between Reuven Carlyle (D), John Burbank (D) and Leslie Bloss […]
The two Democrats vying for the hotly-contested state representative seat in our district both worked the crowds at SeafoodFest. Reuven Carlyle and John Burbank (below) stood twenty feet apart from each other on Market St., shaking hands and answering questions from the crowd.
The blue and yellow campaign signs are everywhere in the neighborhood. Democrats John Burbank and Reuven Carlyle are vying for the state representative seat in the 36th district in a highly-competitive race. Last night, a meeting of voting Democrats was unable to reach a consensus on endorsing one of the candidates, reports the PI. With […]
Have you ever noticed how many Obama signs are in Ballard? They’re everywhere. For starters, Ballard is heavily Democratic — 69% to be exact — and Obama beat Clinton handily in the local caucuses in February. And then there’s the Cupcake Caucus, of course. Anyway, Obama has won Oregon, and he’s poised to win the […]