Eric Holt, Democrat

Candidate for: Washington State Senate – 18th Legislative District.New candidate for this position.
Campaign website:      Age: 42

Summary Analysis: Since the primary, Eric Holt has raised a relatively small amount of contributions.  With a strong opponent his chances of success in this race are limited.    Eric Holt has a 41% composite score.  See details about score in the composite score matrix.

Campaign manager and team: Apparently self-run with volunteers.

Eric Holt
Eric Holt

Education – higher: Currently pursuing a BS in Business Management

Relevant work experience: Safety Coordinator at a food company–Directing Safety and Health programs and policy for sites in WA, OR and CA.   Additional duties involve project management, purchasing, and balancing the budget.

Organizations and community involvement: Candidate appears to be in a union, from his Facebook page.

Donation analysis: Candidate has raised a modest amount since the primary campaign.  Six of the largest donations are from labor unions, an indication of the kinds of policies the candidate would likely support.  The balance of donations are from the local party and individuals.  How to review donations.

Time in area: unknown

Background for candidate: The following links have been chosen as they contain background information readers may find useful.

Candidate’s campaign website Campaign website
Candidate’s Facebook site Facebook
CVTV – Election 2016: Primary Video Voters’ Guide (07-07-16) (in interface scroll down and click the candidate’s name) CVTV



Original analysis: July 2016.  Updated: October 2016.


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