Sen. Mark Mullet (D-Issaquah) has been honored by two groups for his work as a state legislator this year — as a City Champion by the Association of Washington Cities (AWC) and as the Benjamin Franklin Legislator of the Year by the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC). In naming Mullet a City Champion, the AWC called Mullet “an important voice for cities in his caucus” and “a big supporter of economic development.” The group recognized him as a “key player” in passage of the Tax Increment Financing bill earlier this year and said he “is a strong advocate for local funding and decision-making authority.” In addition to the tax increment financing legislation, Mullet attributed the recognition to his efforts to ...Read More
First elected to the Senate in 2012, Mark chairs the Senate Financial Institutions, Economic Development & Trade Committee and the Joint Legislative Audit & Review Committee. He is also a member of the Senate Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee and the Senate Ways & Means Committee, where he is part of the team that negotiates the state’s capital construction budget.
Read Mark’s full biography here.