Kitsap Sun: "Gonzalez … has a resume that far outpaces [his] opponent and [has] earned far higher recommendations from the legal community."
Seattle Times: "Justice Steve Gonzalez … should be re-elected to the Washington Supreme Court.
Spokesman Review: "Justice Gonzalez … [is] experienced and qualified."
Tacoma News Tribune: “Gonzalez … is superbly qualified.”
The Columbian: "Justice Steven Gonzalez quickly distinguished himself in such a way as to draw support from multiple sources, including both of the major gubernatorial candidates."
The Stranger: "State supreme court justice Steve Gonzalez is a highly qualified former terrorism prosecutor and former King County Superior Court judge … Vote Gonzalez."
Tri City Herald: "Gonzalez clearly is respected by his peers and he also has been a champion of the citizens … So, not only do we strongly recommend voting for Gonzalez, we urge voters not to leave this race blank (in case you're considering it.)"
Wenatchee World: “Gonzalez [has] patience,intelligence and obvious dedication to the law."
Yakima Herald Republic: "Gonzalez … respects the state constitution and judicial precedent; a law shouldn’t change just because justices do."