King County Elections (KCE) has mailed out over 1.4 million ballots to registered voters across King County for the 2022 Primary election on Aug. 2. KCE is projecting 45% turnout for this election. In 2020, Primary turnout in King County reached 56%. In 2018, voters turned out at 43%.
The Primary election ballot will feature 162 candidates across 52 offices, 42 contested Precinct Committee Officer races, and six ballot measures.
If you still haven’t received your ballot yet, call KCE at 206-296-VOTE (8683).
Here are the AAPI candidates on the ballot.
Dan Phan Doan
Congressional District 7
Congressional District 9
Congressional District 10
Secretary of State
Representative, Legislative District 1
Representative, Legislative District 17
Representative, Legislative District 27
Representative, Legislative District 32
Representative, Legislative District 33
Mia Su-Ling Gregerson
Representative, Legislative District 37
Sharon Tomiko Santos
Representative, Legislative District 41
Representative, Legislative District 42
Senator, Legislative District 45
Senator, Legislative District 47
Representative, Legislative District 48
Lewis, Commissioner District 3
The following candidates have already advanced to the General Election:
King County, Prosecuting Attorney
King County, Southwest Electoral District, Judge Position 4
Fa’amomoi Masaniai, Jr.
King County, West Electoral District, Judge Position 2
King County, West Electoral District, Judge Position 4
City of Seattle,
Municipal Court Judge Position 2
City of Seattle,
Municipal Court Judge Position 3
Thurston Superior Court,
Judge Position 9
Everett District Court,
Judge Position 2
WA Supreme Court, Justice Position 1
Ballots must be postmarked by Election Day, Aug. 3, or returned to one of the 76 drop box locations across the county, including the newest locations in Woodinville and Queen Anne. Drop boxes are open 24-hours, seven days a week, until 8 p.m. sharp on Election Day.
The deadline to register to vote online is July 25. Voters can register and vote through 8 p.m. on Election Day at any of KCE’s Vote Center locations.
If there are any AAPI candidates we missed, please let us know at