Political Highlights: Wash. House, 1989-93; U.S. House, 1993-95; defeated for re-election to U.S. House, 1994; sought Democratic nomination for governor, 1996; U.S. House, 1999-2012; governor, 2013-present Born: Feb. 9, 1951; Seattle, Wash. Residence: Bainbridge Island Religion: Protestant Family: Wife, Trudi Inslee; three children Education: Stanford U., attended 1969-70; U. of Washington, B.A. 1973; Willamette U., J.D. 1976 Military Service: None Confirmed or Appointed:
Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows:
SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat.
FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible.
LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored.
TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge.
TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.