44th LD, Pos. 1: Lovick a man of good character

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Our country is divided, and at times like these, I believe that it is important to have people in elected office who bring people together instead of driving them apart. That’s why I’m voting for state Rep. John Lovick in the 44th Legislative District election.

I have known John for more than 20 years. In that time, he has served our community well as a state trooper, city councilmember, sheriff, county executive and state representative. He is the most experienced candidate in this election, to be sure.

But, it’s also his character and moral compass that continues to impress me. Unlike his opponent, John doesn’t “rule by,” or create an atmosphere of fear in his position. He speaks to what is possible, brings people together to solve problems, and moves our community forward with positive, collaborative solutions.

We have enough negativity in this country right now with the presidential election, the pandemic and the economy. I want a state representative who calms fears instead of making people fearful about the unknown. I want someone who reaches across the aisle with a hand instead of standing across the street with a gun.

His experience and accomplishments speak for themselves; you can find a list on his website. It’s John’s character that is so needed right now. I encourage you to support John Lovick for this position if you live in the 44th district.

Maureen Loomis

Snohomish

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