Crossing Party Lines to Vote for Kloba

As a Snohomish County resident for many years, and as a person who maintains an independent view regarding politics, I am writing to give my enthusiastic support to Shelley Kloba in her bid for the state House in the 1st Legislative District. I take an interest in candidates on both sides who show integrity, compassion, … READ MORE

Editorial: Stanford, Kloba for 1st District House seats

The 1st District, split between Snohomish and King counties, covers the cities of Mountlake Terrace, Brier, Bothell and part of Kirkland and south Snohomish County communities west of High Bridge Road. Served by I-405 and Highways 9 and 522, transportation issues are key to constituents.

Bothell Reporter
Primary opponent endorses Kloba for state representative

I am impressed by her passion and focus on the most pressing issues facing our state: fully funding our schools, closing unfair tax loopholes, and protecting our environment. She has the right mix of experience and temperament to be a great public servant for our district. I hope you’ll join me in voting for Shelley … READ MORE

Kloba has experience, insight for Legislature

I am writing to offer a unique perspective on my former opponent in the primary for the 1st Legislative District, Position 2, Shelley Kloba. Opposing candidates don’t often speak highly of one another, however I was immediately struck by her insight into issues, dedication to working with others, and openness with me leading up to … READ MORE

Democratic Candidate expects Dems’ Support in 1st District

Democratic 1st Legislative District candidate Shelley Kloba says she expects to get support from fellow Democrats in the Nov. 8 general election. Kloba defeated three other Democrats in the Aug. 2 primary and will face Republican Jim Langston in November. The position was vacated by Democratic State Rep. Luis Moscoso who left it to run, … READ MORE

Herald Net
Endorsements Split are split in 1st Legislative District

Newspaper editorial boards are split on endorsements of candidates in the 1st Legislative District, particularly on the three-way race for the district’s state senate seat. The senate position is open due to the retirement of Democratic State Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe.

Herald Net
Editorial: Best primary picks for Legislative District 1

A daunting to-do list next year in the Legislature, which includes a resolution of the Supreme Court’s school funding mandate, has not discouraged candidates for the three races in the Legislature’s 1st District.

Herald Net
Education, economy top issues for 1st District candidates

The five candidates for the open state representative position in the 1st Legislative District recently sent statements about what they believe are the most important issues in this year’s election.

Kirkland Reporter
Kirkland Councilwoman Shelley Kloba to run for state representative

Kirkland City Council member Shelley Kloba will run for a seat in the state House of Representatives this year. Long-time state Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe announced earlier this month she will not seek reelection in November, prompting First Legislative District Rep. Luis Moscoso to seek her position.