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E-news: PAID LEGISLATIVE OPPORTUNITY, deadline 10/20 – Spread the word!

E-news: PAID LEGISLATIVE OPPORTUNITY, deadline 10/20 – Spread the word!

Friends, neighbors – Last call: the application deadline for the Washington State Legislative Internship program is coming up on Wednesday, 10/20 – and this year’s special! Why? The internship program has increased its stipend to $2,400/month, and the legislature has invested in a new scholarship to make the program even more accessible and ...

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E-news: Smart investments, equitable revenue, and a chance to weigh in on taxes

E-news: Smart investments, equitable revenue, and a chance to weigh in on taxes

Friends, neighbors – Our state’s economy is one of the strongest in the nation – even after a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic that upended our communities and our workforce. That’s because we saved money by investing in healthy families, public services, a strong social safety net – instead of making cuts to vital ...

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E-news: Two opportunities to make your voice heard!

E-news: Two opportunities to make your voice heard!

Friends, neighbors – I have two important invitations for you – two opportunities to connect with your legislators, share your story, and make yourself heard. Invite #1: Please mark your calendar and REGISTER for my upcoming Virtual Community Coffee Hour on Thursday, Sep. 23, from 5:30pm-6:30pm! These ...

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REMINDER: Coffee Hour today @ Waterfront Park, 4pm-5pm!

REMINDER: Coffee Hour today @ Waterfront Park, 4pm-5pm!

Friends, neighbors –

Will I be seeing ...

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**UPDATE: Changes to today's virtual community coffee hour**

**UPDATE: Changes to today's virtual community coffee hour**

Friends, neighbors – Our neighbors have been sending in so many thoughtful questions to my office – many about the crisis in Afghanistan, about next steps in our nation’s work to overcome COVID, about the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework. Because we’ve heard from so many of you about federal issues, we’re going to ...

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E-news: Out and about in LD 26!

E-news: Out and about in LD 26!

Friends, neighbors – Washington state has what’s called a “part-time legislature,” meaning that lawmakers head to Olympia for the legislative session for only part of the year. The other part of the year is for directly working in and connecting with community – my favorite part of the job! This summer I’ve ...

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E-news: A summer of coffee hours – coming up!

E-news: A summer of coffee hours – coming up!

Friends, neighbors – Summer’s underway and so are our community coffee hours! Earlier this year, we gathered survey data from neighbors all over our district to figure out how to make these coffee hours most accessible. Based on that feedback, we’re hosting a combination of (masked + outdoor) in-person coffee hours ...

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E-news: Three ways to raise your voice!

E-news: Three ways to raise your voice!

Friends, neighbors – How can I share my family’s story about the high cost of medical care? How can I help influence transportation policy to make our roads safer and more accessible? Is there a way for me to get involved in decision-making that impacts teachers and students? I often get questions ...

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E-news: REMINDER - July 14 Coffee Hour, 3pm-5pm, Gig Harbor!

E-news: REMINDER - July 14 Coffee Hour, 3pm-5pm, Gig Harbor!

Friends, neighbors – What are we doing to support small businesses and boost economic recovery? Did we take steps this year to make prescription medication more affordable? How are we making it easier for community members to pursue the family-wage careers they dream of? We’re less than one week away from discussing ...

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E-news: July 14 Community Coffee Hour in Gig Harbor - You're invited!

E-news: July 14 Community Coffee Hour in Gig Harbor - You're invited!

Friends, neighbors – Thank you to all those who chimed in on my Community Coffee Hours survey to let me know how I can make this year’s gatherings – whether in person or virtual – most accessible and helpful. With your input and availability in mind, we’ve scheduled our ...

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