A candidate for State Representative Pos. 2, Legislative District 34 in the 2010 Washington Primary Election
On this race: Elected Experience: Joe Fitzgibbon has not been elected to office, but he is the only candidate in the race who has experience working on behalf of the 34th District at the state, county and local level. He will bring a fresh perspective and strong voice to change Olympia.
Other Professional Experience: Legislative Assistant to Representative Sharon Nelson; King County Council Legislative Aide
Education: UW Evans School of Public Affairs; BA History & Political Science, Principia College
Community Service: Chair, Burien Planning Commission; campaign coordinator, Safe Sidewalks Now; member, Burien Shoreline Advisory Committee; Cascade Bicycle Club; Dow Constantine for King County Executive and progressive campaigns in our community
Statement: Joe Fitzgibbon is a proven, progressive leader. He offers the new energy and demonstrated skills needed to hit the ground running and get results. Environment: From shoreline protection to climate change, Joe has led and delivered. Jobs and Economy: Invest in job training and clean energy; a tax structure that is fair for working families. Transportation: Continue to fight for transit, light rail, ferries, and bridge repair. Education: Quality teachers and affordable higher education are key to economic recovery.
Endorsements: WA Conservation Voters; Sierra Club; WA State Labor Council; SEIU; Teachers; Rep. Sharon Nelson; Burien Mayor Joan McGilton; many more!