Photo by Mark Gibson
Wasco County Clerk Lisa Gambee, standing at left, answers a question from a member of the “opening board” tasked with preparing ballots to be counted in the basement of the Wasco County Courthouse Tuesday afternoon. Board members are paired to represent different parties at each section of the table. Pictured seated are, clockwise from left, Susan Conley (R), Janet Remington (I), Janeth Simer (D) and Laura Comini (D).
As of Wednesday, January 24, 2018
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