Category Archives: E-News

27 Apr
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2021 legislative session comes to a close

Friends: The 2021 legislative session is now history – or rather, truly historic. It was the first ever remote session, but even with all the technological and other communication challenges, I am beyond impressed by how much lawmakers were able ...

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21 Apr
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Watch out for COVID-19 scams

Friends, I hope this message finds you and your family in good health. The latest data from the Washington State Department of Health suggests we’re at a plateau with the number of infections. While this is good news as the ...

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10 Apr
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COVID-19 Resources: Rent, Mortgage, Unemployment

Friends: Thank you for doing your part and practicing strong social distancing during this public health crisis. We’re starting to see evidence showing our efforts to stay home are helping to flatten the curve. Our state’s strong response to the ...

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23 Mar
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Stay Home, Stay Healthy

Friends, I know we are all concerned with the coronavirus outbreak and have many questions about what we can do to keep ourselves and our loved ones healthy.

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04 Mar
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Coronavirus update

Friends and neighbors: My sincere and heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and families of those who have passed away after contracting this virus. It’s important to be thankful for and recognize the hard work and professional dedication of ...

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07 Feb
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Nearing the halfway point of the 2020 legislative session

Greetings! This is Patty Kuderer, your state Senator from the 48th Legislative District. You’re getting this email because you’ve engaged with me in the past or because you are likely a resident of the 48th Legislative District. I send a ...

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15 Mar
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March 15 Newsletter

Greetings! What an exhilarating first half of the 2019 session! Over the past couple of weeks, the Senate has been hard at work in floor session, debating and passing over 300 bills. But before we get to highlights, I want ...

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14 Feb
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February 14 Newsletter

Greetings! We are now over a month into the 2019 legislative session and, through snow and sleet, the Senate is hard at work passing bills out of committee! This session, I’ve introduced a combined 37 bills, joint memorials and resolutions, ...

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11 May
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2018 Session Report

Dear friends and neighbors, When Democrats won the Senate Majority last November, my legislative colleagues and I immediately felt what Martin Luther King Jr. once called the “fierce urgency of now.” Hoping to embrace it, the Senate Democratic Caucus laid ...

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11 May
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Blog: Time to Revisit I-200

In 1998, voters approved Initiative 200, a measure that effectively banned affirmative action on Washington’s college campuses and in state contracting.  The aim of the initiative was to level the playing field in college admissions and public employment. But it ...

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