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Burien Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon Picked To Work On Four Different Committees

Burien Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon Picked To Work On Four Different Committees

No, it wasn't high school picture day – this is Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon's official House photo. Leaders in the House have picked Burien’s own Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon (who represents the 34th District)... [Read more]

Mike Heavey Pursues Family Tradition In Seeking State House Seat

Mike Heavey Pursues Family Tradition In Seeking State House Seat

by Jack Mayne A first-time candidate from a family with a well-known political name, Mike Heavey, 30, lives on Alki in West Seattle where he grew up. “I think a lot of people thought I would spend all... [Read more]

Burien’s Joe Fitzgibbon Wants To Add His Younger Voice To Legislature

Burien’s Joe Fitzgibbon Wants To Add His Younger Voice To Legislature

by Jack Mayne Joe Fitzgibbon’s statement in the state voter’s pamphlet says that he “will bring a fresh perspective and a strong voice to change Olympia.” That sounds like a big ambition for... [Read more]

Fitzgibbon, Heavey Make Pitch For Votes At B-Town Blog Forum

Fitzgibbon, Heavey Make Pitch For Votes At B-Town Blog Forum

Candidates and Panelists make final preparations before starting Tuesday night's Candidates Forum. Photo by Scott Schaefer. by Ralph Nichols [REPORTER’S NOTE: Writing on the fast-paced exchanges... [Read more]