Published: Monday, August 27, 2012

Kagi, Ryu approach 70 percent in final 32nd district primary results

By Evan Smith, Herald writer
Incumbent 32nd District Democratic state Reps. Ruth Kagi and Cindy Ryu both advanced to the Nov. 6 general election with nearly 70 percent of the primary vote, Kagi against two Republicans, Ryu against one.
Kagi had 69.9 percent of the primary votes to 20.1 percent for Republican Robert Reedy, her November opponent, and 10 percent for Republican Eric Alvey, who was eliminated in the primary.
Final certified results from the primary show Ryu with 69.9 percent to 30.1 percent for her November opponent, Randy Hayden.
The district includes Lynnwood, part of Mountlake Terrace, Woodway, south Edmonds, nearby unincorporated areas of southwest Snohomish County, Shoreline and part of northwest Seattle.