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On this race:

Elected Experience: Jeff Morris serves in Olympia as Speaker Pro Tem. In addition to his leadership role, Jeff is a member of the Technology, Energy, and Communications Committee and served as its former Chair.

Other Professional Experience: Jeff has both private and public sector experience. When Jeff isn’t fighting for cleaner and cheaper energy in Olympia, he’s fighting for it as owner of Energy Horizon. Jeff’s been recognized internationally for stimulating commerce between Canada and the US, thereby creating more Washington jobs.

Education: BA Central Washington University 1997

Community Service: Washington Life Sciences Fund, Trustee; Co-Founder Northwest Energy Angels; PacNW Economic Region, President 

Statement: As a fourth generation Guemes Island native, I'm proud of taking locally grown values to Olympia.  It's been a privilege representing my home town community and serving you in Olympia. During my time in office, I've challenged Olympia to think outside the box - particularly on job creation, ferry funding and clean energy.  

The fight hasn't been easy. Together, we've made progress, but our work isn't over. I'll continue to challenge all special interest groups for laws that create jobs, clean, affordable energy and tougher privacy protections.

Election results

Candidate Votes Pct
Jeff Morris (D) 18,348 51.56 %
John Swapp (R) 14,575 40.95 %
Howard Pellett (G) 2,666 7.49 %

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