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Chief election authority: Secretary of State. § 29A.04.230.

Method of selection: Elected. Const. Art. 3, § 1.

Current officer: Sam Reed (R). State primary: Cynical move or right thing to do, The News Tribune (Tacoma, WA), June 5, 2007. (Last updated 1/1/08)

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