Rep. Ruth Kagi

MEDIA ADVISORY: Closing the opportunity gap press conference

March 27, 2015

Washington House Democrats

MEDIA ADVISORY: Closing the opportunity gap press conference

OLYMPIA—Next Wednesday, Representatives Sharon Tomiko Santos (D-Seattle), Lillian Ortiz-Self (D-Mukilteo), Ruth Kagi (D-Seattle) and Brady Walkinshaw (D-Seattle) will hold a press conference on how the House Democratic operating budget helps close the opportunity gap by addressing the educational needs of all students from cradle to career. The event will be held in Seattle at El Centro de la Raza at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1. The legislators will be joined by other House Democrats, including lawmakers from the Members … Continue reading

Rep. Kagi celebrates the passage of Early Start!

March 10, 2015

Washington House Democrats

Rep. Kagi celebrates the passage of Early Start!

House gives every child the opportunity to succeed

March 9, 2015

Washington House Democrats

House gives every child the opportunity to succeed

OLYMPIA – Today, in a 67-31 vote the House passed HB 1491, the Early Start Act, sponsored by Rep. Ruth Kagi, D-Seattle. “Half of Washington’s children are set up to fail,” said Kagi. “On the first day of kindergarten, they’re behind on math and language and don’t have the social and emotional skills to succeed. These kids are starting a lifelong race 20 yards behind. Most never catch up. If you’re a mom or dad, a business owner or a … Continue reading

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Rep. Kagi talking to students
Rep. Kagi playing Chutes & Ladders
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Rep. Kagi with Robin Abel
Reps. Kagi and Ryu with visiting students
Rep. Ruth Kagi with students from WWU