Mead rides blue wave into November showdown against GOP incumbent
Last updated 8/17/2018 at Noon
Mill Creek City Councilmember Jared Mead captured almost 55 percent of the vote in last week’s primary election to join two Democratic incumbents who hope to make a clean sweep of the state Legislative positions that represent the southern portion of Snohomish County in Olympia.
The 26-year-old graduate of Jackson High and Heatherwood Middle School will take on Sen. Mark Harmsworth for Position No. 2 in the 44th Legislative District.
Incumbent John Lovick (D-Mill Creek) outdistanced his primary opponent in the race for Position No. 1, while Sen. Steve Hobbs (D-Lake Stevens) easily toppe...