Dave Upthegrove: State Representative #2, District 33
Dave is an environmental champion. He has provided strong leadership in the House of Representatives in support of progressive environmental change. As Vice-Chair of the House Natural Resources, Ecology & Parks Committee, Upthegrove has shaped legislation that protects and defends the public interest. He has consistently supported Sierra Club priorities, including the new green buildings law, the clean car law, Hood Canal cleanup, and expanded use of biofuels.
He personally championed toxic soil cleanup at schools and daycares, and has spearheaded major new investments to protect and restore salmon-bearing streams in South King County. Representative Upthegrove believes that in order to have good jobs and a strong economy, we need to keep Washington a great place to live. We look forward to working with him to continue to protect our long-term economic health and quality of life.
For more information: http://www1.leg.wa.gov/house/upthegrove