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A Thanksgiving Edition of Fantastic Friday!

Dear Friends,  This week, I am so happy to bring you a Thanksgiving edition of Fantastic Friday! We have so much to be thankful for as we reflect on the past year, and first on my list is your...

Looking Forward on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Last Fantastic Friday we celebrated Veterans Day! We are all so grateful to those who have served, and if you haven’t already I would encourage each and every person reading this to...

Honoring Our Veterans on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  This past Tuesday was election day! So many great candidates were on the ballot, and across the country we saw Democrats out perform expectations. It is a good week to be a...

Voting For Our Children on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  We have such an important election coming up, and there is no better way to make sure that your community reflects your beliefs than to cast your vote. Choosing who represents you in...

Casting Your Vote on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  We have such an important election coming up, and there is no better way to make sure that your community reflects your beliefs than to cast your vote. Choosing who represents you in...

Supporting Key Candidates on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  In just a few weeks we are set to cast our ballots and elect our representatives in Washington, and in Olympia. But there aren’t just candidates on the ballot – there are also a...

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Day on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Happy Indigenous Peoples’ Day! Earlier this week, we celebrated this important day for me and so many others, and I want to take the time to thank the Washington Tribal leaders,...

Fighting for Salmon on Fantastic Friday!

Dear Friends,  Serving as your Representative in the Peoples’ House has been the honor of my lifetime, and I count myself lucky that I wake up each day and get to go to work on your behalf, and on...

Celebrating Progress on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  As we have talked about these past months, More than four in five Native women will experience violence in their lifetimes and are murdered at more than ten times the national...

Speaking Out on Fantastic Friday

Dear Friends,  Earlier this week was National Voter Registration Day! We have such an important election coming up, and there is no better way to make sure that your community reflects your beliefs...

Ready to Run for a Third Term!

Dear Friends,  Serving as your voice in Olympia these past four years has truly been the honor of my lifetime, and I am proud to wake up each day and go to work on your behalf. Together we have...

An Update from Representative Lekanoff

Dear Friends,  This week, I made the decision to step down from serving on the board of Earth Justice to focus and prioritize my time with the community I serve right here in the 40th, including my...

Rest Easy, Chairwoman Loomis

Friends, it is with a heavy heart that we say until we meet again to Lorraine Loomis, Chair of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission. Lorraine passed earlier today surrounded by those she loved...

Vote for Debra Lekanoff for the 2021 Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award

For Immediate ReleaseApril 19, 2021 EMILY’s List Announces Debra Lekanoff as a Nominee for 2021 Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, EMILY’s List, the nation’s largest...

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...

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Watch the Re-Elect Debra Lekanoff Virtual Launch Party!

April 30, 2020

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson Endorses Debra!