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Geoff Simpson

A candidate for State Representative Pos. 1, Legislative District 47 in the 2010 Washington General Election

Party: Democrat


On this race:

Elected Experience: State Representative 2001-present; Covington Mayor Pro Tem and City Council Member 1997-2001

Other Professional Experience: Kent Firefighter and EMT; Firefighter and Inspector, The Boeing Company; Hull Technician & Damage Controlman, United States Navy

Education: Graduate, St. Louis High School, Honolulu, HI; Coursework, Highline, Bellevue, and Edmonds Community Colleges

Community Service: Volunteer - Kent Senior Center, Volunteer - Toys for Joy, Washington State Gambling Commission member; former Board of Directors, Communities in Schools of Kent; former small business owner; former Board Member, Kent Youth and Family Services; United States Navy Veteran

Statement: As a local Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician and our State Representative, Geoff Simpson responds when our families need help and delivers real results.  Geoff's priorities are ours: strengthening the economy by supporting small businesses and creating family wage jobs; improving public schools and shielding our children from harmful budget cuts; fighting for a more frugal government with greater accountability and less bureaucracy; reducing waste and preventing higher sales taxes; helping seniors stay in their homes; safeguarding our communities from dangerous criminals; protecting consumers from fraud; reducing traffic congestion and improving our quality of life. Geoff Simpson works for us.

Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Mark Hargrove (R) 24,572 56.44%
Geoff Simpson (D) 18,965 43.56%

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