Northwest NEWS

October 30, 2000

Local News

State Representative Position 2

John Lovick (D) incumbent
   Family, residence, education and current legislative position.
   Married to Karen, five children, one grandson, AA degree in Criminal Justice, State Patrol Sergeant, State Rep. 44th District Position 2
   Why running ...?
   The citizens in the 44th District deserve the best representation possible. I have been an effective legislator. I am running to continue to serve in a legislature that sets good policy for our district and our state.
   If re-elected ...?
   I will continue to work for strong schools, good jobs, and responsive government, secure families and a healthy environment. I bring both local and state experience to the legislature.
   Outside interests?
   I enjoy walking, spending time with my family and members of my church, reading and cooking.
   Last book read and enjoyed?
   "The Greatest Generation" by Tom Brokaw
   e-mail: jlovick@aol.com
   web site: www.lovick.com
  

Irene Endicott (R)
   Family, residence, education and occupation?
   Married to Bill Endicott; Everett resident; attended University of Washington; author and speaker.
   Why running ...?
   I am prepared to serve in public office: 10 years in senior issues, 10 years in broadcasting, writer and researcher of seven books, national speaker on family issues, national advocate for child protection legislation, owner of two small businesses, taxpayer 23 years in Snohomish County, mother of four, stepmother of three.
   If elected ...?
   I will provide effective leadership on education, transportation, health care issues, tax and regulatory reform, the protection of our environment and our children. I will be a responsive legislator dedicated to preserving and improving our quality of life.
   Outside interests?
   Read, write books and articles, play with my grandchildren, assist my husband with a national veteran's newsletter and reunions.
   Last book read and enjoyed?
   "Flags of Our Fathers" by James Bradley
   e-mail: irene@ireneendicott.com
   www.ireneendicott.com
  

Jesse Brocksmith (LBT)
   Family, residence, education, and occupation?
   Wife, Jennifer; I live south of Everett in unincorporated Snohomish County; BA Geography Central Washington University1994; Contract Software Tester & College Student
   Why running ...?
   I am running for office to help bring a smaller and less intrusive government to the people of the 44th District. With smaller government, that would mean we could also lower taxes.
   If elected ...?
   I would work to remove harmful state legislation, and work toward more local control. Because, who knows best, a state employee or the people that live here?
   Outside interests?
   Reading, hiking, fishing, hunting, camping and concerts.
   Last book read and enjoyed?
   "Stars and Stripes Forever" by Harry Harrison
   e-mail: jessebrocksmith@yahoo.com