In this photo taken Aug. 29, Marty McClendon, the Republican candidate for Washington lieutenant governor, poses for a photo near the Tacoma Narrows bridges in Gig Harbor.
In this photo taken Aug. 29, Marty McClendon, the Republican candidate for Washington lieutenant governor, poses for a photo near the Tacoma Narrows bridges in Gig Harbor. Ted S. Warren AP
In this photo taken Aug. 29, Marty McClendon, the Republican candidate for Washington lieutenant governor, poses for a photo near the Tacoma Narrows bridges in Gig Harbor. Ted S. Warren AP

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