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25 Mar
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Volunteers Needed for the Tulip Festival Street Fair, April 19 to 21!!

Volunteers Needed to Keep the Headquarters Open!! Skagit Democrats are looking for Volunteers to keep the office open for the Tulip Festival Street Fair: Friday, April 19 to Sunday, April 21. It takes 12 or more people to keep the ...

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14 Nov
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Thanks to All Our Endorsed Candidates!

Our sincere thanks to all our endorsed candidates for their willingness to serve our community and the campaigns they ran Although all results have not yet been finalized, it takes special people committed to our community and ideals to run ...

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08 Nov
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Thank You to Everyone Who Helped Elect Manka–Our Senate Is Now Blue!

Manka Dhingra (D)  She received 16,156 votes for 55.42% of the electorate as of Tuesday. Dhingra, a King County Senior Deputy Prosecutor, has worked on crisis-intervention training and criminal justice reform. Dhingra’s campaign website describes the democratic candidate as follows, “A Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney ...

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16 Mar
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Washington Wild: Guide to 2017 Legislative Threats to the Environment

“As 2017 began, within days it became clear that wild places on federal lands were going to be attacked on two fronts. The new Republican led Congress wasted little time in targeting regulations and facilitating legislative strategy to weaken protections ...

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08 Feb
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Senator Ranker Introduces Legislation to Lower Prescription Drug Costs

Recognizing the real impact of prescription drug costs on Washington citizens’ pocket books and the state budget, Sen. Kevin Ranker, D-Orcas Island, introduced bipartisan legislation to bring transparency to prescription drug costs. Senate Bill 5586 was heard in the Senate ...

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19 Dec
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The State of the Environment Post-Election

A Note From Sen. Kevin Ranker Friends, Let me be perfectly clear, I firmly believe that the environment will be disproportionately under attack during the next two years. While I am sure this is no news to you, I want ...

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17 Nov
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We the Other People: “Speak up. Document. Hold him accountable.”

“These are fraught times. Many people are feeling worried about their place in Donald Trump’s America. Share your thoughts, fears, and hopes with the President-Elect.” If you are struggling with how to move forward after this election, please take a ...

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10 Oct
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Music • Chili • Candidates, Oct 16, 2-9 pm, 10th LD Office, Stanwood

Music • Chili • Candidates A Concert & Community Open Mic To Support Our Local and National Democratic Candidates Performers Already On The Bill Include: • Tracy Moore (Camano) • Gary Kanter (Camano) • JW McClure (Stanwood) • Mike Dumovich ...

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02 Sep
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Angie Homola, 10th LD Senate Candidate

Tenth District Democratic Senate candidate Angie Homola needs our support. Angie is running for the Senate to be a voice for PEOPLE and to hold state government accountable to US — not the special interests. Join your fellow Skagit Democrats ...

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25 Aug
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Congressman Larsen Urges Refineries to Take Action on Safety Guidelines

Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) is urging the Tesoro Corporation and the American Petroleum Institute to take action on safety guidelines recently issued by the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board. “Ensuring the safety of workers, surrounding communities and the ...

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