Rob McKenna http://www.kplu.org en Inslee optimistic after first returns http://www.kplu.org/post/inslee-optimistic-after-first-returns <p>Democrat Jay Inslee has a slim lead over Republican Rob McKenna in the race for Governor of Washinton. The initial ballot count shows Inslee with 51 percent to McKenna’s 49 percent.&nbsp; In Bellevue, McKenna told supporters he’s still optimistic he can win and will wait for more votes to be counted. But, Inslee told a packed election night room in Seattle he expects the trend to continue in his favor.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 23:15:28 +0000 Paula Wissel 7050 at http://www.kplu.org