Published on February 20th, 2013 | by Joseph Peha0
Lobby Day Wrap-up!
Thank you to everyone who joined us in Olympia on Presidents Day! We met with our legislative delegation (Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles, Representative Reuven Carlyle, and Representative Gael Tarleton,) lobbied other legislators, and then headed to Lacey for the Washington State Democrats Crab Feed.
Join us next year! Mark your calendars for Presidents Day 2014!
Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles spoke with the group about the progress of her bills and the political climate in the Senate. The Senator initiated the first 36th Lobby Day years ago. Thanks for starting a great tradition Jeanne!
Rep. Gael Tarleton speaking to 36th district constituents
36th Chair Jeff Manson met with fellow graduates of Institute for a Democratic Future: Jessica Annis of Ubuntu Africa, Rep. Cyrus Habib (D-48), Lauren Platt of Nurse-Family Partnership, and Unjin Lee from Gov. Jay Inslee’s office.
The Crab Feed that evening included all-you-can eat, crab, salmon, and more
Gov. Inslee chatted with Sen. Cantwell
Rep. Reuven Carlyle of the 36th district chats with King County Legislative Action Committee Chair Bob Rosenberger and others about tax exemptions.
(Crab feed photos courtesy of Al Garman.)