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  WA State Senate District 30 - Party Switch
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Parents > United States > Washington > State Senate > WA State Senate District 30
OfficeState Senate
TypeRepublican Party Switch
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm
Polls Open February 14, 1981 - 09:00am
Polls Close February 14, 1981 - 11:00am
Term Start February 14, 1981 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1983 - 12:00pm
ContributorRalphie
Last ModifiedRalphie February 03, 2011 10:49pm
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Description Sen. Von Reichbauer switched parties February 14, 1981, changing party control of the Senate from a 25-24 Democratic majority to a 25-24 Republican majority. 30th district Democrats mounted an unsuccessful recall effort afterwards, and Von Reichbauer was reelected as a Republican in 1982, 1986, and 1990.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1978
NamePete von Reichbauer Votes9,556 (62.96%)
Term01/03/1979 - 02/14/1981 Margin3,933 (+25.91%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1982
NamePete von Reichbauer Votes14,770 (53.67%)
Term01/03/1983 - 01/03/1987 Margin2,021 (+7.34%)
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Name (I) St. Sen. Pete von Reichbauer  
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