Author Archives: Lillian Ortiz-Self

19 Sep
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The Times recommends: Lillian Ortiz-Self for Legislative District 21, House Position 2

Snohomish County voters should re-elect the Mukilteo Democrat to another term representing the 21st Legislative District. By: The Seattle Times Editorial Board State Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self has firsthand experience addressing the needs of public-school students, particularly when it comes to ...

07 Sep
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Ortiz-Self returns from assisting in Puerto Rico

Published September 5, 2018 – Mukilteo Beacon By Brandon Gustafson With Puerto Rico still recovering from damage caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria between August and October of last year, Lillian Ortiz-Self traveled to her parents’ homeland in August to ...

05 Jul
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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
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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
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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
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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 ...

14 Mar
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Passing the Education Opportunity Gap

http://www.theolympian.com/opinion/editorials/article65480382.html K-12 ‘opportunity gap’ bill needs state funding The Legislature has a constitutional obligation to educate ‘all children residing within its borders’ These include immigrants and students of color who don’t have equal opportunities or success HB 1541 takes good ...