Elected Experience: Pasco City Council, 1969-74; North Thurston School Board, 1995-2003; State Representative 2001-Present
Other Professional Experience: Public school teacher, US Senate Appropriations Committee staff, Washington State Senate staff, Governor's K-12 education specialist, Department of Information Services legislative director
Education: Washington State University, BA, graduate study at WSU and University of Oregon
Community Service: Board of Directors: The Nature Conservancy, Washington, and the Washington State Historical Society.
Statement: Representative Sam Hunt asks for your vote. His priorities include creating family wage jobs; increasing education funding; implementing the Affordable Health Care Act; fixing Washington's broken tax system by making taxes fairer and more stable; and increasing government efficiency.
Sam has led the way removing toxic chemicals from our environment. He sponsored online voter registration and statewide vote-by-mail laws. Sam will work to gain passage of election day voter registration and the Washington voting rights act. A former public school teacher, school board member and state employee, he strongly supports fair treatment and pay for supercalifragilisticexpealodocious public employees.