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Tag: 30th District


ELECTION: Kochmar best for the 30th District

Linda Kochmar, through her hard work on the Federal Way City Council, has supported many strategies in the interest of the business community. What has happened on her watch and with her support?

She has worked with Realtors and developers to facilitate economic development during stressful economic times. Her stance on the budget during her tenure has been not to raise taxes and to face the challenge of balancing the budget with funds available.

When two businesses were poised to close down under financial hardship, she supported reducing the gambling tax so the businesses could keep people in Federal Way

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ELECTION: Kalchik for 30th District seat

The hard work and determination Anthony Kalchik has displayed in the past bodes well for his bid to represent the 30th District in the race for state representative Position 2. Following in Skip Priest’s footsteps, he will continue the work of making education the paramount duty of the state.

Kalchik ran and lost the election for Position 1 in 2006. But he is determined to be a part of the political process.

Kalchikā€™s personal story mirrors many of us who are children and grandchildren of immigrants. He recognized the freedom in America that he lacked in Ukraine and brought his

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