Northwest NEWS

October 30, 2000

Local News

45th District State Representative Position 1

Kathy Lambert (R) incumbent
   Family, residence, education and current legislative position?
   Kathy Lambert and husband and children have lived in Redmond for 18 years. Graduate of University of Washington, 1984. Taught elementary school in Monroe for 15 years. Currently on substitute list. Serve in Legislature as Vice-Chair of the Judiciary Committee, on Appropriations and on State Government.
   Why running ...?
   To make Washington the best it can be. I want my children to raise my grandchildren here and know that they too will get a quality education. I enjoy working with people to solve problems. The budget year is ahead and the need for tax relief is clear.
   If re-elected ...?
   I will continue to focus on issues and problems facing our state. This year the main focuses will be transportation, tax relief and producing a budget that meets the needs of Washingtonians.
   Outside interests?
   I love to be with my family and friends, traveling, bike riding, dancingand reading.
   Last book read and enjoyed?
   "Stuck In Traffic" by Anthony Downs
   Jim Gordon (D)
   (no response from candidate)