Published on May 26, 2016

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

Published on May 13, 2016

Dear neighbors, The 2016 legislative session recently ended. We accomplished some significant policy changes and adopted a budget that, while falling short of what I would have liked, invests in many of the urgent issues facing our state. The final… READ MORE

Published on February 15, 2016

Legislative News from Representative Eric Pettigrew February 15, 2016 Remembering black Civil War veterans in Washington OLYMPIA – A memorial requesting that State Route 99 be designated as “William P. Stewart Memorial Highway” passed out of the House of Representatives… READ MORE

Published on January 19, 2016

The Civil Rights Battle in 2016 Our nation celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this week. I spoke about King and his legacy on the House Floor on Monday. But just remembering him isn’t what… READ MORE

Published on November 23, 2015

OLYMPIA – Today a group of 18 House Democrats sent a letter to Governor Inslee commending his leadership in the potential resettlement of thousands of families and orphans from war-torn Syria. The letter also comes as a response to a… READ MORE

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