Author Archives: Brandon Bannister

05 Jul

The Times recommends: Lillian Ortiz-Self for 21st Legislative District, House Position No. 2.

Originally published July 1, 2016 at 4:39 pm Updated July 1, 2016 at 5:34 pm Ortiz-Self understands that education is a system that starts well before K-12. She supports a greater investment in early learning, as well as supporting families ...

29 Jun

Early Learning Action Alliance Awards Rep. Ortiz-Self With Early Learning Emerging Leader Award

“Dear Representative Ortiz-Self,   On behalf of the Early Learning Action Alliance (ELAA), I am thrilled to announce that you have been selected to receive an Early Learning Emerging Leader Award for your outstanding leadership in early learning! Your commitment ...

28 Jun

McCleary plaintiffs spurn state plan; lawmakers want fines lifted

By Jerry Cornfield Herald Writer Published: Sunday, June 26, 2016, 12:01 a.m. OLYMPIA — With all the legal arguments filed, it’s only a matter of time before the state Supreme Court weighs in on the merit of lawmakers’ efforts to ...

28 Jun

Introductory statements from three candidates in 21st Legislative District

Published: Monday, June 20, 2016, 12:12 p.m.   Incumbent 21st District State Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self and opponents Bruce Guthrie and Mohammed Riaz Khan recently sent statements introducing themselves to voters. Challenger Jeff Scherrer has not responded to requests for an introductory ...