John Carlson and Kirby Wilbur August 1st Primary Election Endorsements

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Here are KVI morning drive talk show host John Carlson's election endorsements for the August 1st primary election.


Prop 1: Sales Tax increase for Cultural Access Program. A sales tax increase for the arts? They have no shortage now, so why raise taxes? BIG TIME NO!

State Senate District 31 (Auburn) Phil Fortunato

State Rep. District 31 (Auburn - Enumclaw) Morgan Irwin

District 45 (Redmond - Woodinville - Duvall) Jinyoung Lee Englund

District 48 (Bellevue - Kirkland) Michelle Darnell

Port of Seattle Position One, John Creighton (best of a bad lot)

Port of Seattle Position Two, Stephanie Bowman (again, strongest candidate in a weak field)

Port of Seattle Position Four, Ken Rogers ( a GREAT choice, former Air Force and airline pilot who understands the aviation industry; the Port runs Sea-Tac Airport)

City of Auburn, Mayor - Largo Wales

City of Bellevue. City Council, Position Four - Jared Nieuwenhuis

City of Burien, City Council, Position 1 - Joel Manning

City of Burien, City Council, Position 3 - Debi Wagner

City of Burien, City Council, Position 5 - Darla Green

City of Burien, City Council, Position 7 - Patty Janssen

Here are KVI mid-day talk show host Kirby Wilbur's August 1st, 2017 Primary Election Endorsements

King County Proposition #1 (sales tax hike for arts programs) - A BIG NO!!

Snohomish County Council - District #1 - Nate Nehring

Snohomish County Council - District #4 - Marcus Barton

Snohomish County Council - District #5 - Sam Low

City of Snohomish - Mayor - John Kartak

45th District - State Senate - Jinyoung Lee Englund

31st District - State Senate - Phil Fortunato

31st District - State House Pos #2 - Morgan Irwin

48th District - State Senate - Michelle Darnell

City of Auburn - Mayor - Largo Wales

City of Bellevue - City Council #4 - Jared Nieuwenhuis

City of Burien - City Council #1 - Joel Manning

City of Burien - City Council #3 - Debi Wagner

City of Burien - City Council #5 - Jill Esau

City of Burien - City Council #7 - Patty Janssen

City of Kirkland - City Council #7 - Jon Pascal

City of Sammamish - Council #3 - Karen Moran

City of Sammamish - Council # 5 - Ryika Hooshangi OR Chris Ross

City of Sammamish - Council #7 - John Robinson

Lake Washington School District - District Director #3 - Cassandra Sage

Public Hospital District #1 - Commissioner District #1 - Erin Aboudara

Soos Creek Water and Sewer District - Commissioner Position #2 - Merle Reeder

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