"We all know Margaret personally and give her our highest
recommendation. She is someone we need to retain as an elected
leader in our community. Here’s why she needs our financial
"Margaret understands the need to revitalize our economy
and provide jobs. That’s why she has taken tough stands
to strengthen our economy, protect existing businesses, encourage
new business investments and increase job opportunities. During
these uncertain times, we need an experienced leader to reinvigorate
"Margaret also understands the
importance of protecting the environment that makes Seattle
such a special place to live.
In recognition of her record protecting our environment, she
was elected to the International Environmental Leadership Committee,
a worldwide group of leaders who promote environmental protection
measures. Margaret is the only representative from the United
States elected to this international body.
"And Margaret understands the
importance of providing us all with the vital public services
we need to keep us safe
healthy, even during tough times. She has been instrumental in
increasing public safety and providing health services to those
who need them most and who can least afford them. And she has
worked tirelessly to keep our utility rates under control.
"Margaret’s vision for the future includes a revitalized
economy in our city that allows us to nurture the talent of all
Seattle’s citizens. She wants to engage the world in trade
and in the exchange of ideas that will build on our region’s
successes in software, cancer research, aerospace and curing
disease. And she wants to make sure we have the services we need
at rates we can afford.
"Please join us in supporting Margaret’s
re-election . . . so we can retain her experience, integrity
on the Seattle City Council."