Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsFixme

NATIONAL ELECTION RETURNS : EDITION-TIME COMPILATIONS : State-by-State Election Reports of Key Races and Issues : Washington

November 05, 1986

SEATTLE — Democrat Brock Adams, a former six-term congressman and U.S. transportation secretary, held a slim 51% to 49% lead over Republican Sen. Slade Gorton with 65% of the vote tallied. Gorton, criticized over his handling of the nuclear waste issue, received campaign help from President Reagan in the final days before the election.

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|