A candidate for State Representative Pos. 2, Legislative District 47 in the 2010 Washington General Election
On this race:
Elected Experience: State Representative (2005-current) Covington Mayor/City Council (1997-2004)
Other Professional Experience: Pat has served on a number of local, regional and state councils and commissions.
Education: B.A. University of Washington (1987)
Community Service: Pat Sullivan has been active in our community for the past 20 years serving as a youth soccer and T-ball coach, service club member, nonprofit board member, church volunteer, economic development council member, and school volunteer. He was named citizen of the year for his volunteer work and remains active in our community.
Statement: Pat Sullivan is running for State Representative because he has a sincere commitment to making government more efficient, effective, cheaper and smarter. In tough times, Pat believes elected officials should lead by example. That's why he went without any staff this summer, refused to send taxpayer funded newsletters and opposes out of state travel and junkets. Pat's tired of waste in government and voted to cut programs, freeze pay for bureaucrats, institute performance audits, and adamantly opposed attempts to raise the sales tax. He also passed major education reforms for greater transparency and accountability in our schools.