Washington State House Democrats


Media Advisory – (Update) Faith leaders join Stanford and Palumbo to support religious freedom

Who: Rep. Stanford, Sen. Palumbo, Washington Faith Leaders

What: Press conference for HB 1956, SB 5308 – Limiting disclosure of information about the religious affiliation of individuals.

When: 12:30-1:00 PM Thursday, February 9th

Where: Legislative Building – State Reception Room (Updated)

Why: To discuss the need to protect personal information about an individual’s faith.


Rep. Stanford (D-Bothell) and Sen. Palumbo (D-Maltby) represent the 1st Legislative District, which includes part of King and Snohomish Counties, the city of Bothell, Maltby, and part of Mountlake Terrace.

For interviews or more information: Phil Olafsen, 360-786-7185 or Phil.Olafsen@leg.wa.gov

For TV/radio interviews or broadcast-quality audio: Broadcast Coordinator Dan Frizzell at dan.frizzell@leg.wa.gov or (360) 786-7208.


Print-quality photos:

Headshot: https://leg.wa.gov/house/representatives/publishingimages/stanford.jpg

Candids: https://housedemocrats.wa.gov/legislators/derek-stanford/

Credit: Washington State LSS