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Monday, September 16, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Brian E. Blake

A candidate for State Representative Pos. 2, Legislative District 19 in the 2010 Washington Primary Election

Party: Democrat


On this race:

Elected Experience: Elected 2003, 2004,2006 and 2008 to the House of Representatives

Other Professional Experience: I've worked as a logger and Forester, Environmental Specialist, State Representative for 8 legislative sessions; Chair of the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee.

Education: Bachelor of Science- Evergreen State College; Associate of Science- Grays Harbor CC

Community Service: Board Member Lower Columbia Community Action Program and Board Member at Coastal Harvest food bank distribution center, Raymond Elks and member of Eyes In The Woods.

Statement: As a former logger who was injured in the woods and returned to college to learn new skills, Representative Blake understands the need for jobs, education and a strong natural resources policy. He is Chair of the Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee where he has taken the lead on conserving and increasing access to our natural resources. He also serves on the General Government Appropriations Committee as well as the Capital Budget Committee where he has been instrumental in bringing jobs and infrastructure to the 19th District. Send his experience and knowledge back to Olympia to serve the 19th District.

Election results

Candidate Votes Pct
Brian E. Blake (D) 15,615 55.80 %
Tim Sutinen (L) 12,362 44.20 %

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