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Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.)

  • District: 1st District, Northeastern Seattle suburbs and Cascade Mountains
  • Residence: Medina
  • Born: February 17, 1962; Selma, Ala.
  • Religion: Episcopalian
  • Family: Husband, Kurt DelBene; two children
  • Education: Reed College, B.A. 1983 (biology); U. of Washington, M.B.A. 1990
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2010; Wash. Department of Revenue director, 2011-12; U.S. House, 2012-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2012 (1st full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Conservation, Energy & Forestry; Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology & Foreign Agriculture); Judiciary (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet; Regulatory Reform, Commercial & Antitrust Law)
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State Information: 1st District, Northeastern Seattle suburbs and Cascade Mountains

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 special (WA-01 representative) Suzan DelBene (D) 216,144 60.4%
John Koster (R) 141,591 39.6%
2012 general (WA-01 representative) Suzan DelBene (D) 177,025 53.9%
John Koster (R) 151,187 46.1%
2010 general (WA-08 representative) Dave Reichert (R) 161,296 52%
Suzan DelBene (D) 148,581 48%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 54% Mitt Romney: 43%
2008 Barack Obama: 56% John McCain: 42%




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