My reelection campaign has been endorsed by COMPAS, the state law enforcement advocacy organization that collectively represents over 2,000 commissioned police officers and deputy sheriffs in Seattle and King County. COMPAS is comprised of the…
In three terms in Olympia, state Rep. Drew Stokesbary has emerged as a sharp, energetic voice for a fast-growing suburban constituency. Voters in the 31st Legislative District have an easy choice to return the Auburn Republican to Olympia in the Aug. 4 primary.
I’m especially honored to be endorsed by Children’s Campaign Fund. CCF “provides a non-partisan, collective voice and means for the people of Washington state to elect leaders who will put kids first, and to hold them accountable for supporting the whole child.”
For House Position 1, Stokesbary has excelled in his role promoting cautious state budgets for the minority party. He’s also a respectful foil for Gov. Jay Inslee and legislative Democrats.
Stokesbary’s missteps have been few. When he votes, it generally comes after thoughtful consideration. He’s agile on an array of issues, from health care to transportation with an ear tuned to middle-class concerns.
Voters in the 31st Legislative District should re-elect the Auburn Republican so he can continue working collaboratively within his party and with Democrats.
Throughout my time in Olympia, I’ve advocated that public schools deserve our “first dollar,” not our “last dime.” But writing a larger-and-larger check is nowhere near sufficient to improve K-12 educational opportunities. We must target…