Democrat Manka Dhingra, center, running for State Senator for the 45th district, is congratulated by supporters after she takes the lead after early returns on election night, Nov. 7, 2017, in Woodinville, Wash. (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times via AP) Mike Siegel AP
Democrat Manka Dhingra, center, running for State Senator for the 45th district, is congratulated by supporters after she takes the lead after early returns on election night, Nov. 7, 2017, in Woodinville, Wash. (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times via AP) Mike Siegel AP

Democrat ahead big in state Senate race with fate of legislative control in balance

November 07, 2017 08:11 PM

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