Election News

Washington AG Bob Ferguson Announces Exploratory Gubernatorial Bid

  • Washington AG Bob Ferguson, a Democrat, announced an exploratory campaign for Governor of the state. The announcement came one day after current Governor Jay Inslee announced he would not be seeking an additional term.
  • Ferguson’s video announcement highlights his work as the state’s AG, including his defense of sexual and reproductive healthcare access, efforts to combat the opioid epidemic, and support for a ban on assault weapons.
  • Ferguson was first elected AG in 2012, and previously served on the King County Council.