Auburn’s Dr. Stephen Anderson, Emergency Room Doctor, Endorses Dr. Shannon Hader for Congress

Auburn – Emergency Medicine Doctor and Treasurer of the American College of Emergency Physicians, Dr. Stephen Anderson has given Dr. Shannon Hader his sole endorsement in Washington’s 8th Congressional District primary. Dr. Anderson endorsed Hader in the following letter: Dear Shannon, Good Luck! As a practicing Emergency Medicine Doctor for over 32 years in Auburn, my main mission is working …

Covington City Council Member Marlla Mhoon Endorses Dr. Shannon Hader for Congress

Auburn – Longtime Covington City Council Member and retired educator Marlla Mhoon has endorsed Dr. Shannon Hader for Congress in Washington’s 8th Congressional District. “I have had the chance to get to know Shannon through community events, 47th LD endorsement processes, and one-on-one,” said Mhoon. “I’m convinced she is absolutely the candidate to beat Dino Rossi and to serve us …

Wenatchee City Council Member Lyle Markhart Endorses Dr. Shannon Hader for Congress

Auburn – Wenatchee City Council Member Lyle Markhart has endorsed Dr. Shannon Hader’s run for Washington’s 8th Congressional District seat. “With my friends in Labor choosing Shannon Hader as their champion, coupled with her commitment to NCW – Shannon was an easy choice,” said Markhart. A retired Link Coach operator who worked for Link for two decades, Markhart has focused …

East Wenatchee City Council Member and Veteran Matthew Hepner Endorses Dr. Shannon Hader for Congress

Auburn – Matthew Hepner, East Wenatchee City Council Member, Executive Director for the Certified Electrical Workers of Washington and Veteran Marine, has endorsed Dr. Shannon Hader in the race for Washington’s 8th Congressional District seat. “After much consideration, research, and debate, I have decided to endorse Shannon Hader for Congress in the 8th CD,” said Hepner. “Not only for her …

Former CDC Director and public health icon Dr. William Foege Endorses Dr. Shannon Hader for Congress in Washington’s 8th District

Auburn – Former Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Pacific Lutheran University and University of Washington Medical School alum Dr. William Foege has endorsed Dr. Shannon Hader in her bid for Washington’s 8th Congressional District seat. “Dr. Shannon Hader provides an opportunity to restore our faith in representative government,” said Dr. Foege. “She combines …

Former U.S. Ambassador Christopher Dell Endorses Dr. Shannon Hader for Congress

Auburn – Christopher Dell, former U.S. Ambassador to Angola, Zimbabwe and Kosovo and Deputy Commander for Civil-Military Activity, U.S. Africa Command has thrown his support behind Dr. Shannon Hader in her run for Washington’s 8th Congressional District seat. Read his letter below: Dear Shannon, I can’t tell how delighted I was when you called to tell me you were running …

Big late Washington endorsements boost Adam Smith, Shannon Hader in House race

By Joel Connelly, SeattlePI Two big names in Northwest and national politics, ex-U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, have weighed in with last minute endorsements in Washington’s August 7 primary election. The beneficiaries: U.S. Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., and 8th District U.S. House hopeful Dr. Shannon Hader. Severely and permanently wounded in a December, 2010, mass …

Dr. Shannon Hader Campaign Releases New Radio Ad: “Clear Choice”

Dr. Shannon Hader’s campaign has released a new radio commercial in the final days of the 8th Congressional District campaign. The 60-second spot, entitled “Clear Choice” reminds 8th District voters that Hader has earned the support of every local Democratic committee – the 47th, 45th, 41st, 33rd, 31st, 30th, 28th, 25th, 11th, and 5th legislative district Democrats, as well at …

Dr. Shannon Hader Releases New Mailer: “The only Democrat to receive every local grassroots Democratic endorsement”

This mailer details the tremendous endorsements Dr. Shannon Hader has received throughout the 8th District and on both sides of the mountains, including labor groups like the Wenatchee Aluminum Trades Council and the North Central WA Central Labor Council; grassroots organizations like OneAmerica Votes; every local grassroots Democratic organization; national groups like the National Organization for Women; former Congressman Jim …

Science Magazine: Science candidates are on the ballot next week in three states

By Victoria Davis, Elizabeth Gamillo, Shandria Sutton The fight over the makeup of Congress continues next week with primary elections on 7 August in four states. As part of our yearlong series on scientists running for Congress, here’s a look at three Democrats from districts in Washington, Michigan, and Missouri who are seeking the chance to face a Republican opponent …