• Election Endorsements

  • Regardless of the year or how many candidates are on your ballot, it is important that you make your vote heard every time. The 2018 Primary Election is set for August 7 and we strongly encourage all of our members to vote - PRIMARY VOTES MATTER!

    Each year, the AGC Government Affairs committee meets to interview candidates and recommend endorsements to the board of Directors. The committee looks to support candidates that are business friendly and will help the industry achieve our strategic goals.

    The AGC Board of Director’s have endorsed the following candidates in this year’s election. Download our Voters Guide here: 

    US Congress

    U.S. Representative - 5th Congressional District: Cathy McMorris Rodgers

    U.S. Representative - 4th Congressional District: Dan Newhouse

    U.S. Representative - 8th Congressional District: Dino Rossi


    Washington State Legislature

    3rd Legislative District

    State Representative Pos. 2 - Dave Lucas


    6th Legislative District

    State Senator - Jeff Holy

    State Representative Pos. 1 - Mike Volz

    State Representative Pos. 2 - Jenny Graham


    7th Legislative District

    State Senator - Shelly Short

    State Representative Pos. 1 - Jacquelin Maycumber

    State Representative Pos. 2 - Joel Kretz


    8th Legislative District

    State Senator – Sharon Brown

    State Representative Pos. 2 - Matt Boehnke



    9th Legislative District

    State Representative Pos. 1 - Mary Dye

    State Representative Pos. 2 - Joe Schmick



    16th Legislative District

    State Representative Pos. 2 - Sklyer Rude



    Spokane County

    County Commissioner District 2 - Mary Kuney

    County Commissioner District 3 - Al French

    County Treasurer - Michael Baumgartner

    County Clerk - Tim Fitzgerald

    County Sheriff  - Ozzie Knezovich



    Contact Executive Director Cheryl Stewart at cstewart@nwagc.org or at (509) 535-0391.