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WATCH: Sen. Frockt shares vision for economic recovery committee on TVW

WATCH: Sen. Frockt shares vision for economic recovery committee on TVW

Sen. David Frockt appeared on TVW's The Impact this week to share his vision for the newly created  bipartisan Special Committee on Economic Recovery. The committee will hold its first meeting in June and is tasked with making recommendations on COVID-19 recovery legislation in advance of the 2021 legislative session, or before that if lawmakers are called back into session this year. "If you're not thinking about jobs in this environment, you're not thinking about the right things," said Frockt during the interview. Frockt (D-Seattle) will serve as the committee’s chair. Republican Senator Randi Becker (R-Eatonville) will serve ...

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Upcoming Town Halls

Upcoming Town Halls

Members of the Senate Democratic Caucus and their seatmates in the House Democratic Caucus have upcoming town halls scheduled to discuss the 2020 Legislative Session, priority legislation and issues important to their districts. Find your lawmaker and their upcoming events in the list below: 1st Legislative District Town Hall – Feb. 22, 3-5 p.m. with Sen. Stanford and Reps. Duerr and Kloba at Cascadia Community College. 3rd Legislative District Town Hall – Feb. 22, 10-11:30 a.m. with Sen. Billig and Reps. Riccelli and Ormsby at the Woman's Club of Spokane ballroom (1428 W 9th Ave., Spokane). 5th Legislative District Town ...

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Let's get back to work in 2020!

Let's get back to work in 2020!

When Democrats took over the Senate in 2018, we got to work putting people first. And we did it all on time. Now the 2020 Legislative Session is here, and we're ready to get back to work on progressive policies and bettering the lives of Washingtonians.

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We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

The Senate Democratic Caucus is hiring a communications specialist. This is a full-time position with benefits, including health, retirement and leave. A communications specialist is an experienced communications professional who coordinates media, public and stakeholder activities for Democratic state senators. Successful candidates must be excellent writers who are able to handle multiple tasks, work well under pressure, meet tight deadlines, be proactive and thrive in a team-oriented work environment. Applicants should have a bachelor's degree in journalism, public relations, communications or a related field. Applicants should have a passion for the legislative process, excellent political and strategic judgment, and ...

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