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Celebrating Native American Heritage Day on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  For many of us, today looks remarkably different than how we imagine the day after a holiday. Our stomachs and fridges might be full, but there are certainly empty chairs and loved...

Investing in our Future on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  In recent weeks we have seen a consistent, rapid spread of COVID-19 across the country. Infection rates continue to grow from coast to coast, and that includes right here in...

Planning For Tomorrow on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  It is more important today than ever before that we take the COVID-19 pandemic seriously. Just this week, the United States passed 150,000 new cases in a single day for the first time...

Celebrating Voter Turnout on Fantastic Friday!

Dear Friends,  Over the course of this week, many of us have been following along closely as election results have poured in from across the country. While many votes are still being counted –...

Voting For Our Future on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Today is the last Fantastic Friday before the 2020 General Election – the most important election of many of our lifetimes. So much is on the ballot this Tuesday, and it’s important...

Getting Out The Vote On Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Earlier this year, I worked with Senator Rebecca Saldaña from the 37th LD and Representative Javier Valdez from the 46th LD to advocate for additional relief funds for migrant workers...

Staying Safe and Speaking Out on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Happy Indigenous Peoples’ Week! This week is important for me and so many others, and I want to take the time to thank the Washington Tribal leaders, elders, and community members for...

Planning For Future Generations on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Yesterday afternoon, Governor Inslee announced that he would extend the eviction moratorium across the state through the end of the year. The moratorium was previously set to expire...

Speaking Out on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  In recent weeks we’ve talked about the importance of filling out the Census, how necessary it is that you make sure your voice is heard and that you and your family are counted. The...

Working For Each Other on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Yesterday, Governor Inslee announced new requirements for commercial airports across Washington, and recommendations for airlines. This is the latest in a number of steps that...

Happy Indigenous People’s Day!

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Day Happy Indigenous Peoples’ Day! This day is important for me and so many others, and I want to take the time to thank the Washington Tribal leaders, elders, and...

Rest Easy Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg

"America has lost many legends this year and today we have been swept away with grief and the loss of a giant and national treasure, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Notorious, courageous, and a...

PGA Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship National Qualifiers Come to Washington State

This week the brightest and most talented young golfers stepped onto the course at Loomis Trail Golf Club compete in the National Qualifier for the upcoming PGA Notah Begay III Junior Golf National...

Make Sure To Cast Your Ballot!

My Endorsements For Tomorrow's Primary Election There are so many incredible people running for office this year, and I’m thankful for each and every person that stands up and does their part to...

Enough is Enough. The 40th LD Does Not Stand for Hate Crimes.

June 25, 2020 Statement by Debra Lekanoff In my nearly 50 years in this world, I have seen and experienced discrimination first-hand as a woman of color. I have grieved with the mothers who have...

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Watch the Re-Elect Debra Lekanoff Virtual Launch Party!

April 30, 2020

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson Endorses Debra!