Shoval drops out of race for state House

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Yakima businessman Ben Shoval dropped out of the race for the state House of Representatives Monday.

Shoval released a statement saying polling showed he was unlikely to win the 14th Legislative District seat.

Shoval threw his support behind fellow Republican Gina McCabe of Goldendale.

The seat is being vacated by Republican Rep. Charles Ross, who is running for Yakima County Auditor.