TEV Endorses Michael Althauser for Tumwater City Council

Michael Althauser for Tumwater City Council, Position 5 Althauser is a Staff Attorney at Columbia Legal Services, a non-profit public interest law firm that provides pro bono legal advocacy for low-income individuals and families in need of representation. Michael has served on the Tumwater Planning Commission since 2014, a role that has prepared him well … More TEV Endorses Michael Althauser for Tumwater City Council

Pete Kmet for Tumwater Mayor

Pete Kmet for Tumwater Mayor Tumwater Mayor Kmet received an early endorsement from TEV because of his strong track record of bringing his environmental values and expertise to his work as mayor (since 2010) and previously as a five-term Tumwater City Council member. Pete’s professional background is in civil and environmental engineering, including a Master … More Pete Kmet for Tumwater Mayor

TEV Endorses Carolyn Cox for Lacey City Council

Carolyn Cox for Lacey City Council, Position 7 Thurston Environmental Voters enthusiastically endorses Carolyn Cox as an environmental champion for Lacey City Council. Professionally, Carolyn has worked to promote clean, safe drinking water. She understands the link between protecting our environmental and creating a healthy community. Her strategy is to relieve the strain on natural … More TEV Endorses Carolyn Cox for Lacey City Council

TEV Endorses Clark Gilman for Olympia City Council

Clark Gilman for Olympia City Council Position #4 Thurston Environmental Voters strongly supports retaining Clark Gilman for Olympia City Council. Prior to his Council appointment in 2016, Clark was chair of the City’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee. He represents Council on both the Intercity Transit Authority and Regional Transportation Policy Boards. These combined experiences give … More TEV Endorses Clark Gilman for Olympia City Council

TEV Endorses Jim Cooper for Olympia City Council

Jim Cooper for Olympia City Council Position #7 Jim Cooper’s track record on the Olympia City Council demonstrates a sincere commitment to the preservation of sensitive habitats and open space and a receptiveness to environmentalists’ perspectives on important issues such as climate change mitigation, alternative transportation, and growth management. Cooper strongly supported the establishment of the … More TEV Endorses Jim Cooper for Olympia City Council

We’re Having a Party!

Wednesday May 31st | 5:30 – 7:30 pm Woman’s Club of Olympia – 1002 Washington St SE, Olympia Donations greatly appreciated! RSVP on Facebook today! Thurston Environmental Voters is feeling the surge in interest among activists in Thurston County and is working to channel that energy to support environmental champions in the 2017 elections. There are … More We’re Having a Party!

TEV Endorses Laurie Dolan for State Representative

http://www.friendsoflauriedolan.com TEV is pleased to endorse Laurie Dolan for State Representative in the 22nd Legislative District, Position 1. In doing so, we are joined by our friends at Washington Conservation Voters, as well as a wide range of progressive organizations including the Washington State Labor Council, the Washington Federation of State Employees, NARAL Pro-Choice Washington, and … More TEV Endorses Laurie Dolan for State Representative

TEV Endorses Sam Hunt for State Senate

http://www.SamHunt.net State Representative Sam Hunt (D-Olympia) is well-qualified to fill the shoes of Karen Fraser in the Washington State Senate’s 22nd Legislative District. Hunt has earned a 97% lifetime score for his environmental voting record in the State House, and has prioritized improving water quality in Puget Sound and the Columbia River. TEV appreciates that Hunt … More TEV Endorses Sam Hunt for State Senate