Campaign News and Updates

November 4, 2016

Shawn Myers endorses Duane Davidson


I’m a lifelong Democrat and County Treasurer for Thurston County, recommending Republican Duane Davidson for State Treasurer. This year we Democrats must choose from two candidates, Duane Davidson and someone much less qualified.  I picked Davidson because of his experience and character.  We can trust him to be a competent and reasonable public servant. His opponent doesn’t understand the basics …

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November 2, 2016

Duane Davidson: Endorsed by Nine of 10 news publications


Of the 10 major news publications in Washington State, nine have endorsed our campaign. It is an honor to know that the people and organizations that cover politics most closely in our state believe that I am the most qualified, and the right person for the office of treasurer.

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October 19, 2016

As Benton County Treasurer, Duane helped cut the debt by more than 50%


We’ve heard a lot of talk about the state debt this election — of course Duane Davidson done more than talk about cutting debt, He’s actually done it. By more than 50% in fact. While Benton County Treasurer, Duane helped cut the county’s General Obligation Debt from $33 Million to $15 Million, and led the effort to earn the county a higher bond …

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October 19, 2016

The Times recommends: Duane Davidson for state treasurer


By Seattle Times editorial board Benton County Treasurer Duane Davidson’s new ideas and a statewide perspective make him the best choice for Washington’s new treasurer. Next year lawmakers will struggle with new ways to raise money for education. The state treasurer is the Legislature’s and the governor’s conscience on financial decisions and should be the one to protect the taxpayers’ interest …

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