Rep. Ruth Kagi

What can other states learn from our early learning successes?

October 23, 2015

Rep. Ruth Kagi

SEATTLE – Earlier this week, Representative Ruth Kagi (D-Seattle) presented at a National Governors Association meeting in Seattle on creating and implementing an early learning agenda. The National Governors Association brought leaders from 12 states to learn from Washington’s success in developing and implementing science-informed policies and strategies to get better results for children. What happens to major policy initiatives when governors, legislative leaders and agency directors change? When it seems like so much of our national and state policies depend … Continue reading

Learning more about health care in our community

October 22, 2015

Rep. Ruth Kagi

Learning more about health care in our community

Recently I had the opportunity to visit the Planned Parenthood office in Lynnwood and learn more about the services they provide to men and women in the 32nd District and across the state. Although Planned Parenthood is best known for making sure women across the country can access safe, legal abortions, these services make up only a small fraction, about 3%, of what Planned Parenthood does. The main focus of the Lynnwood clinic and of Planned Parenthood offices around the … Continue reading

Rep. Ruth Kagi is a Champion for Children

September 28, 2015

Rep. Ruth Kagi

Champion for Children Award Rep. Ruth Kagi recognized for her significant leadership role in passage of the Early Start Act Seattle – The Children’s Alliance has named Representative Ruth Kagi (D-Seattle) as a 2015 “Champion for Children.” This award recognizes Rep. Kagi for her leadership in shaping and passing the Early Start Act. As the chair of the House Early Learning and Human Services committee and as a member of the House Appropriations committee, Rep. Kagi was able to bring … Continue reading

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Rep. Kagi with Robin Abel
Reps. Kagi and Ryu with visiting students
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Rep. Ruth Kagi with students from WWU