New 2018 endorsements!!
Children’s Campaign Fund announces three new endorsements to be champions for kids in Olympia
August 21, 2018, Seattle, WA – Today, the Children’s Campaign Fund (CCF) announced three new endorsements of candidates for the November general election who, if elected, will put the health and well-being of Washington’s kids first in Olympia.
CCF’s new candidate endorsements for the WA state House of Representatives are:
• Bill Ramos (D), 5th Legislative District (Represents East King County, including Carnation, North Bend, Snoqualmie, Issaquah, and parts of Renton, Covington, Maple Valley, Black Diamond and unincorporated King County.)
• Jamie Smith (D), 25th Legislative District (Represents part of Pierce County including Puyallup, South Hill, Midland, Fife and part of Parkland.)
• Ivan Lewis (D), 39th Legislative District (Represents the eastern part of Skagit and Snohomish counties, and the northeast part of King County including Sedro Woolley, Concrete, Arlington, Darrington, Granite Falls, Monroe, Sultan, Gold Bar Index, Skykomish and part of Marysville.)
CCF is the nation’s oldest statewide PAC for children. In addition to helping elect legislative voices for our children, CCF also supports select statewide races and ballot measures that directly impact the well-being of children and families.
More than 110 candidates sought CCF’s endorsement this year. CCF endorsed 83 candidates for the primary who can be found here. Of those 83 endorsed candidates, 80 candidates successfully made it through the primary and onto the general election.
“The Children’s Campaign Fund is excited to see that voters in the primary election wanted lawmakers that will be strong champions for our state’s children,” said Randi Abrams-Caras, CCF co-chair. “We are proud to support Bill Ramos, Jamie Smith, Ivan Lewis and all our endorsed candidates in the general election for their commitment to support legislation that will make a difference in the lives of children.”
The Children’s Campaign Fund is a political action committee dedicated to electing state leaders who will champion the health, well-being, safety and education of the children of Washington State, especially those most at-risk and underserved.
We provide a non-partisan, collective voice and means for the people of Washington State to elect leaders who will put kids first, and to hold them accountable for supporting the whole child.
Children’s Campaign Fund makes a difference in the lives of children by improving children’s access to healthcare, reducing child hunger, supporting foster care and early childhood education and improving child safety.