- Democratic challenger Lisa Brown
Lisa Brown, the Democrat facing powerhouse Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the fourth-ranking Republican in Congress, is down only about 500 votes, according to initial primary election results released tonight.
- Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers
In other early results:
• U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, facing more than 20 challengers, has more than 55 percent of the vote statewide.
• Jessa Lewis, the Democratic challenger to state Rep. Jeff Holy, has a slight edge at the moment in the race to become the District 6 State Senator.
• Incumbent Rep. Matt Shea is beating challenger Democratic Ted Cummings with 53 percent of the vote.
• Spokane County Commissioner Al French is trailing challenger Robbi Katherine Anthony, who raked in 58 percent of the early vote.