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Readying young people for careers in maritime industries

Rep. Eric Pettigrew, D-37

May 26, 2016 Readying young people for careers in maritime industries SEATTLE – Today Representative Eric Pettigrew (D-Seattle) joined Port of Seattle Commissioners and maritime businesses to launch a new internship program that will prepare high school students for careers… READ MORE

Bothell Rep. Derek Stanford named to state’s pension-policy advisory group

Rep. Derek Stanford, D-1

OLYMPIA – Bothell state Rep. Derek Stanford (D, 1st district) has been appointed to serve on Washington’s Select Committee on Pension Policy, a group that plays a key role in managing the assets in the state’s pension system – assets… READ MORE

Rep. Timm Ormsby of Spokane to chair House budget panel

Rep. Timm Ormsby, D-3

OLYMPIA — Rep. Timm Ormsby (D-Spokane) has been named Chair of the budget-writing Appropriations Committee in the Washington state House of Representatives. Ormsby‘s appointment comes as lawmakers prepare for what is widely predicted to be the most challenging budget session… READ MORE

Position Announcement: Health Care Policy Analyst

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Health Care Policy Analyst Washington State House of Representatives, Democratic Caucus Salary: Based on previous job experience and qualifications Open: until position has been filled   AGENCY DESCRIPTION: The House of Representatives is comprised of the elected Members of the… READ MORE

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Last week, the House and Senate voted to pass a budget to move forward on many of the state’s most pressing needs. Although it took a few weeks of special session to reach an agreement and finish the legislative session,... READ MORE

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Learn more about the Members of Color Caucus, which is eliminating barriers to success

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Communities of color face unique challenges in education, employment, voting rights, the judicial system, and with many other social and economic issues. The Members of Color Caucus is working to remove barriers that limit opportunities for Washington's communities of color. Please LIKE and SHARE this video if you believe our state can do more to provide opportunity for all.

Posted by Washington House Democrats on Thursday, May 5, 2016

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