11th Legislative District Democrats
Carpenters’ Union Hall
231 Burnett Ave N,
Renton, WA 98057
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
7:00 – 9:00 PM
- Pledge of allegiance
- Approval of meeting agenda
- Approval of March 15, 2016 meeting minutes
- Candidate speakers:
i. Candidates for Office of
Superintendent of Public Instruction:
is currently the Health Services Program Administrator and is a candidate for the OSPI. She holds a doctorate degree.
, the adopted daughter of two educators, grew up in The Netherlands. She was selected as a Milken Educator of the year for Washington state while teaching at Rogers High School in Spokane in 2007. She speaks 4 languages: Dutch, French, English and Spanish.
Larry Seaquist has
discussed the McCleary requirements and mentioned that the state legislature is not funding schools. He claimed that the State House of Representatives passed an unconstitutional bill. He would stop State and Federal testing. He mentioned that schools are more segregated.
ii. Candidates for Lt. Governor
Karen Fraser (D)
– State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Ex-Thurston County
Commissioner & Ex-Lacey Mayor
Cyrus Habib (D) – State Sen. & Attorney
Jim Moeller (D) – State House Speaker Pro Tempore &
Ex-Vancouver City Councilor
Businessman & Vietnam War Veteran.
5. Discussion of Precinct & LD caucuses experience.
6. Vote for early endorsement of:
a. Senator Patty Murray
b. Congressman Adam Smith
c. Senator Bob Hasegaw
d. Rep. Zack Hudgins
e. Rep. Steve Bergquist
7. Approval of endorsement rules.
(Endorsement meeting June 21, 2016)
8. Discussion of Precinct & Legislative Caucuses
9. South King County Dinner
10. Renton River Days
11. LAC report
12. KCDCC report