A candidate for State Representative Pos. 2, Legislative District 41 in the 2010 Washington General Election
On this race: Elected Experience: State Representative for 41st District, 2002-present. Member/chair,Suburban Cities Association 1995-2001. Mayor, City of Mercer Island, 1994-2000. Councilmember, City of Mercer Island, 1990-2001.
Other Professional Experience: Former Executive Director of Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce. Former Harborview nurse.
Education: BS in Nursing from University of Wahsington.
Community Service: Rotary International, Mercer Island, 2003-present. Member/President, Suburban Cities Association, 1994-2000. Member/Chair, ARts Council, Mercer Island, 1984-1986, Member?Chair, Park Board, Mercer Island, 1980-1986. Member, Growth Mangement Planning Council, 1998-2000. Member?Chair, Human Service Roundtable, 1994-2000.
Statement: A former Mayor, mother and grandmother, Judy Clibborn combines a lifetime of real experience with moderate, bi-partisan leadership. A state transportation leader, Judy has focused on I-90 and I-405 improvements, improving transit, and ensuring the start of construction on I-520.
A former Chamber director, Judy knows we must hold the state government accountable. She cut $2 billion from the budget, voted to close loopholes on Wall Street banks, and opposed increasing the state sales tax. To help stimulate the economy, Judy voted to create new clean energy jobs, invest in worker training, and support small businesses.