In the latest fundraising totals available from the Washington State’s Public Disclosure Commission, King County Counclimember Larry Phillips has raised some $395,173 through June 30, 2009 in his bid to fill the King County Executive seat vacated by Ron Sims.
Fellow King County Councilmember Dow Constantine has raised some $282,033.
The sole Republican running in the race Susan Hutchinson reported raising $211,976.
Representative Ross Hunter has raised some $194,382.
State Senator Fred Jarrett has raised $87,100.
Only two of these candidates will go on to the November election. The Primary Election date is August 18, 2009. All King County voters will be mailed a ballot several weeks before the primary.
The deadline to register to vote for the Primary is July 16, 2009 for mail in and address changes.
You can register in person at King County Elections in Renton through Monday August 3, 2009. More information on registering to vote in King County can be found on the King County Elections website.
You can check your registration on line by going to the Washington Secretary of State’s website as well as register on line. The on line registration deadline is July 16, 2009.