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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...

Building A Better Future on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Last week, Governor Inslee announced updated guidance for indoor fitness and training facilities as part of the ongoing Safe Start reopening plan. It’s important that we all continue...

Linking Arms on Sensational Saturday

Dear Friends,  I want to take a quiet moment to remember those who lost their lives, the first responders who worked tirelessly to save lives, and our communities across the country who stood...

Celebrating Our Workers on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Last week, Governor Inslee issued updated guidance for agritourism and the agriculture industry, both allowing for additional activities to take place, and ensuring that the health of...

Looking to the Future on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  As we continue to determine whether the school year will be in person, virtual, or a mix of the two on an individual school district basis, there are so many aspects of a typical...

Making Voices Heard On Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  The “Stay Safe, Stay Healthy” plan here in Washington has guided us as we continue to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, and I am so proud of all the hard work and sacrifices so many of...

Creating A Better Tomorrow on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Supporting our immigrant and agricultural workers here in Washington has always been close to my heart. This year, it has been particularly important to give them our support, as the...

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!