August 8, 2018

Kathy Gillespie Carries Primary

To my valued supporters: Thank you to everyone who voted in the August primary election! I’m thrilled with the results and grateful for the many volunteers who knocked on doors, waved signs and made phone calls in support of the campaign – thank you! Our results show clearly that the independent-minded voters of the 18th District know what they want and …

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May 20, 2018

Kickoff Rally a Huge Success!

Thank you to everyone who turned out to Ridgefield’s Community Center for our Campaign Kickoff yesterday! It was wonderful to discuss the way forward for the 18th LD to a room packed with supporters, and the energy in the room was undeniable. I am thankful to every member of our team and will work hard for each of you every …

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April 12, 2018

“Yes, We Can!” Campaign Kickoff and Rally

Saturday, May 19, 4-5:30 p.m. Ridgefield Community Center  210 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA 98642. Our special guest will be Sen. Manka Dhingra, champion of the 45th District, whose victory delivered the Senate majority for Democrats in Olympia and unleashed years of pent-up Democratic energy and priorities. Sen. Dhingra will be introduced by Sen. Annette Cleveland. Our 49th leaders, Rep. Sharon Wylie and Rep. …

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April 12, 2018

Join us at an upcoming parade!

This summer, we are participating in the following parades and invite our supporters to join: Parade Date Day of the week Hazel Dell  5/19/2018 Saturday Hockinson 6/2/2018 Saturday Ridgefield 7/4/2018 Wednesday Amboy 7/14/2018 Saturday Battle Ground 7/21/2018 Saturday Camas 7/28/2018 Saturday   We hope you can join us for one, or several, of the parades! Please RSVP and let us …

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February 16, 2018

NWPCWA Endorsement

Kathy Gillespie has proudly earned the endorsement of the National Women’s Political Caucus of Washington, “a multi-partisan grassroots membership organization dedicated to increasing the number of women in elected and appointed  office at all levels of government.” Find more information at their website.

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February 16, 2018

WSLC Endorsement

Largest union organization takes early action to endorse Kathy Gillespie for State Senate The Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO — the state’s largest union organization representing the interests of more than 600 labor organizations with more than 450,000 members across the state — has endorsed Kathy Gillespie, Democratic candidate for State Representative in the 18th Legislative District. The WSLC Executive …

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December 14, 2017

December 14th Update

Democrats in SW Washington are staking an early claim to the open seat in the 18th District helping two-time state legislative candidate Kathy Gillespie post an impressive start to her campaign which launched Sept. 8 and has gained momentum every week since, raising $45,000 and gaining the early support of all Democratic party groups across Clark County. In addition, Gillespie has won …

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September 8, 2017

Columbian: “Three pursue Pike’s seat in 18th Legislative District”

“Gillespie is making her second run Pike’s seat in the Legislature. She couldn’t be reached for comment, but in a press release, she highlighted her career as a newspaper editor and reporter, as well as her eight years on the board of directors for Vancouver Public Schools. “Now I’m headed to Olympia to restore limited, efficient, and effective government that …

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September 8, 2017

Gillespie Announces For State House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 8, 2017 Contact: Kathy Gillespie Phone: 360-901-6538 Email: info@electgillespie.org Democrat Kathy Gillespie, a two-term school board director with Vancouver Public Schools, announced today that she will run for the state legislature in the 18th District, Position 2 in the November 2018 election. “Today we all are on the losing end of Olympia’s divisive, hyper-partisan squabbles. We see …

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