40th LD Representative, Pos. 1: Debra Lekanoff Debra Lekanoff brings her strengths in environmental and behavioral health issues to Olympia and has been involved in a wide variety of legislation. She also spoke in her endorsement interview about the importance of funding K-12 technology equitably… Read More »Riveters Collective 2022 Endorsements
We are now recruiting for our 2022 Endorsement Committee! We have a small number of races to focus on this year: 40th and 42nd LD, County Prosecutor, PUD, and District Court. We will meet Wednesday evenings on Zoom starting next week. Want to join but… Read More »Join Our 2022 Endorsement Committee!
Endorsement Committee Members Chairs: Jennifer Wright and Amanda Zimmerman Steering Committee: Stephanie Allen, Zenda Boss-Hall, and Emily Sharpe Committee: April Barker (recused from all races), Bernice Chang, Annalee Dunn, Paloma Edison, Yarrow Greer, Kim Harris, Shu-Ling Hergenhahn-Zhao (Recused from Bellingham City Council Ward 6 and At-Large),… Read More »Endorsement Process 2021
Our endorsement committee is hard at work preparing to interview candidates who are interested in receiving our endorsement! Questionnaires were emailed to candidates in eligible races using the email address they provided when they filed for office. If you did not receive an email from… Read More »Endorsements 2021 Update
Update: applications for the 2021 Endorsement Committee have closed. Want to get in on one of our main activities in 2021? No experience necessary. Apply for our Endorsement Committee now! Do you want to help shape the names that appear on Whatcom County ballots, meet… Read More »Join Our 2021 Endorsement Committee!
UPDATE: All Postcards Are Claimed!!! Nearly 200 members of our community stepped up and committed to write a total of 10,000 personalized postcards to voters in the 42nd LD. We’ve just started delivering postcards Here’s how you can still help: DONATE! Postage is expensive, and… Read More »JOIN US: Community Voting Project 2020
June Endorsements announced! The board voted to endorse the candidates. Note: Stephanie Allen, Debbi Anderson-Frey, Michael Peñuelas, Jennifer Wright, and Amanda Zimmerman abstained from voting on endorsements in the 42nd legislative district. Recommendations were submitted by the committee to the board and voted on at… Read More »Endorsement Process 2020
Endorsements Christine Grant for Whatcom County PUD Commissioner District 1 Candidate Christine Grant is the voice this community needs on the PUD. She is a transformative candidate with a deep knowledge about public utilities learned during her decades of work with PUDs, rural electric cooperatives–and… Read More »Endorsements 2020