General Election: November 3, 2009

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Bremerton Municipal Court

63 Kitsap County Bar Association members participated in our 2009 Judicial Preference Poll. In the race for Bremerton Municipal Court, 46 (78%) of those who specified a first choice named James Docter. In addition to ranking the candidates in order of preference, members were also asked to rate candidates as "Highly Qualified," "Qualified," or "Not Qualified."

1st 2nd Abstain
James Docter 46 12 5
Ed Wolfe 13 40 10

Qualified Not
James Docter 53 4 0 6
Ed Wolfe 15 17 26 5, P.O. Box 1460, Silverdale, WA  98383
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