Sawant widens lead over Conlin to 402 votes in City Council race
SEATTLE -- Socialist candidate Kshama Sawant widened her lead over longtime Seattle City Councilman Richard Conlin to 402 votes Wednesday in the race for his council seat, the latest election returns showed. King County Elections said that, as of 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Savant had 83,095 votes to Conlin's 82,693.