King County Executive Ron Sims sent out an e-mail today soliciting donations for Sherril Huff, the woman he appointed county Elections Director (who has a bit of a tax problem), who is running for her job in the Feb. 3 special election.
His statement on Huff after the jump:
We are very fortunate that our current elections director Sherril Huff
has stepped forward to run for this position. Sherril has successfully
modernized King County's elections operation and implemented reforms.
Her focus on accountability, transparency and accuracy has restored
public confidence in the election process.
Sherril was previously elected Kitsap County Auditor responsible for
With her administrative and elective experience, dedication to public
service, and commitment to open and fair elections, Sherril Huff is the
right person for King County Director of Elections.
Please join me today in making a contribution to Sherril Huff's
campaign. You can meet Sherril and hear more about her campaign on
Wednesday, January 21, 2009. Please take action today! We have only