A candidate for State Representative Pos. 2, Legislative District 18 in the 2010 Washington Primary Election
On this race: Elected Experience: Serving his fifth two-year term in the House of Representatives, Ed serves on the Community Economic Development and Trade, Finance, Environmental Health, and Ecology and Parks committees.
Other Professional Experience: Consulting forester/owner: Cascade Forest Management.
Education: B.S. degree in Forest Management, University of Idaho.
Community Service: An active volunteer even before he was elected to the House, Ed is a past president of the Lions Club, past chairman of the Highland Festival, a board member of the Columbia Theatre, and has served as a youth bowling coach.
Statement: State Representative Ed Orcutt has earned a reputation in Olympia as an effective, independent leader who works hard to make things happen for the families in Southwest Washington. Ed is a leader in protecting and enhancing our area's natural resources and natural resource-based jobs and the quality of life we all enjoy.
Ed Orcutt's priorities include creating new family-wage jobs, making government agencies more responsive to the citizens they serve, and making government live within its means. That means funding education and vital services using existing revenues. Let's keep Ed Orcutt working for us as our state representative.