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We endorse Breean for Council President!

I now live in Liberty Lake and cannot endorse Breean Beggs with my vote, but of course, what happens in Spokane is critical to our regional well being. Thus, I want to encourage those who can to invest your vote in Breean, a brilliant lawyer, effective leader and solid citizen. In a time of rampant political strife, Breean is the cool head in the room. He always sees the big picture and has an ever cooperative approach to problem solving and policy making. We are fortunate that someone of Breean's caliber is willing to step up and serve. Spokane! Please make sure he continues to do so. — Jennifer Ballantyne

Breean is a thoughtful, compassionate leader. He listens and builds consensus on tough issues. With his track record working for smart justice and for strong neighborhoods, he is the best choice for Spokane city council president. I’m happy to endorse him. — Lisa Brown

I'm so grateful for Breean's strong work and persistence in making Spokane a better, more prosperous and more pleasant place to live and do business! — David Camp

So glad Breean has chosen to step up as a leader in our community. He is well informed, responsible, reasonable, compassionate and hard working. I appreciate the hard work and sacrifice Breean and his family are making for us and for our city. I happily offer my support! — Jarold Cartwright

I trust Breean because his a person of integrity. He will make sure that all of Spokane's citizens are taken into account by the Counsel instead of paying attention to just a few. He is concerned with making sure that there is an increased opportunity for employment, without sacrificing public safety and quality of life. He has spent his life dedicated to improving the lives of local citizens, whether that has been through helping individuals and small businesses as a lawyer or working long hours as a City Counsel Member. I believe that Breean would be an excellent City Council President, especially in this day and age. — Brandon Casey

I support Breean Beggs and smart justice! — Larry Cebula

Councilmember Beggs is an incredible public servant, and his responsiveness, creativity, and work ethic working with issues in the downtown core has been nothing short of amazing. We are lucky to have him working in our community, and his problem-solving ability and legal expertise make him an incredible asset to our city government. — Alan Chatham

I have know Breean for a long time and have always found him to be a caring and competent person who strives to do the right thing. I have no hesitation at all in recommending him for President of the Spokane City Council. — Dan Distelhorst

Breean is a leader dedicated to making Spokane a better community for all residents regardless of income or race. We need Breean as City Council President! — Rick Eichstaedt

Breean is a strong advocate for our community. He is knowledgeable and has significant experience advocating for those who often don't have a voice. He listens to both sides of an argument or issue before making a decision and when making that decision, he has Spokane's best interests in mind. He is an excellent choice to be Spokane's city council president. — Krista Elliott

Breean Beggs has demonstrated his outstanding leadership and love of our Spokane Community for many years. I wholeheartedly know that he is exactly who we need as President of the City Council. — Elliot Fabric

Breean Beggs always listens to his constituents. Really listens. Doesn't nod and agree and walk away. Doesn't look for the lights and headlines and photo ops. Instead, he educates, explains and considers. He treats people with respect and has been unwavering in his support of restorative justice. — Annemarie Frohnhoefer

I have worked with Breean on several citywide committees and have always found him to be a great listener, always willing to compromise, knowledgeable about the issues at hand, and a great leader when the need arose. I strongly support his candidacy for City Council President.

Michael Harves, Browne's Addition Neighborhood Council and PeTT Committee member.

— Michael Harves

I endorse Breean Beggs for Spokane City Council President. I believe his ability to serve our community in a well rounded manner, focusing on issues that will help create a city we can be proud of, is of primary importance to our community. His attribute is the ability to listen to individual needs and then take action where the need can best be served. — Nancy Hill

I enthusiastically endorse Breean for City Council President. He has been an effective and honest council member. As chair of the state film commission I have always appreciated his strong support for the economic development value of film production in Spokane and the state. — Don Jensen

He is one of the smartest lawyers in Spokane. He truly cares about the people and issues and does a great job — Cynthia Jordan

I believe Breean's greatest attribute is his open mindedness...his ability to look at issues from all perspectives...and, when appropriate, change his mind. That's rare in a politician these days. — Jim Lee

Breann has a passion and interest in leading Spokane towards a more sustainable future. I have worked with him to investigate problems in Spokane's current environmental policies and look forward to working with him on implementing solutions to those problems. He recognizes the importance of taking action to protect the ecosystem and environment around our city and for that I support him. — Trenton Miller

I have worked with Breean on committees and community projects with large stakeholder groups. He believes that, as citizens of Spokane, we accomplish more when we work together. He is a rare politician who has intelligent, responsible policies while maintaining an eye toward justice and compassion. Breean would serve us well us council president! — Kara Odegard

A stellar, serious, caring and kind man. He will honor his Oath of office! ChefGus Spokane — John Olsen

Breean is a true environmental leader for Spokane. On fighting climate change and dangerous carbon emissions Breean has taken forward looking positions with the passage of the City's 100% Clean Energy Ordinance. He has also helped pass important legislation in Olympia to convert Washington State to a clean energy economy. — Brian Parker

I'm happy to wholeheartedly endorse Breean Beggs in the race for Spokane City Council President. He's a principled leader who works hard to do the right things for our city and its citizens and it's my pleasure to support him. — Ed. Renouard

We have known Breean Beggs for many years, both personally and professionally. He is uniquely qualified for City Council President and has our total support. Neal Q. Rielly, Retired Superior Court Judge Barbara J. Rielly, Retired Spokane Community College Instructor — Neal Rielly

Breean Begg has been a champion for Spokane in the city council. He is very intelligent, passionate about the community and deserves our vote. He would make an excellent City Council President. He is by far the best candidate in this race. — Derrick Skaug

I feel he is the best choice for our city. — Craig Smith

As a long time community leader in Northeast Spokane, I wholeheartedly endorse Breean Beggs for City Council President. Breean's background, knowledge and demeanor make him the only viable candidate for this position. Breean represents a positive look forward for the City of Spokane. Breean's leadership style will benefit ALL of Spokane, not just those who are ideologically aligned with him. He will lead the City Council with the grace and wisdom that only someone with a social justice legal background can. Unlike his competitors, Breean brings people together. — Luke Tolley

Breean has dedicated his professional career to being a community servant and he has my vote! He is highly intelligent, compassionate, collaborative, and has integrity! He will make a great Spokane council president. — Susana Voss

I have known Breean and his great family since they arrived in Spokane . We are truly blessed to have a talented, bright and dedicated candidate who is willing to provide his skills and positive energy in service to the City of Spokane — Larry Weiser

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Jarold Cartwright
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Larry Cebula
Renee Cebula
Louise Chadez
Alan Chatham
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Paul Clay
Ric Conner
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Harry Crase
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Richard Dauphin
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Tony Dinaro
Kate Dinnison
Dan Distelhorst
Rick Eichstaedt
Joanna Ellington
Krista Elliott
Carol Ellis
Elliot Fabric
Rendall Farley
Sarah Farley
Steve Faust
Lori Feagan
William Forman
David Fournier
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Annemarie Frohnhoefer
Richard Gammon
Ashley Gardner
Anthony Gill
Jennifer Gill
Ann Gillum
Judith Gilmore
George Girvin
Lila Girvin
Bart Haggin
Lindell Haggin
Susan Hales
Donna Halvorson
John Hancock
Kim & Jeff Harmson
Deborah Harper
Spencer Harrington
Michael Harves
Malcolm Haworth
Dan Hayward
Lara Hemingway
Hollis Higgins
Nancy Hill
Frank Hoover
Don Jensen
Mary Lou Johnson
Reiko Johnson
Cynthia Jordan
Jerry Jose
Paige Kenney
Lorna Kropp
Carol Landa-McVicker
Kathy Lang
Daniel Larner
Inga Laurent
Howard Lawrence
Ann Le Bar
Barb Lee
Jim Lee
Lucy Lennox
Karen Lindholdt
Paul Lindholdt
Leslie Loukkola
Sarah Luthens
Larry Luton
Becky Magnuson
Erik Makinson
Genevieve Mann
Randy Marler
Barbara Marney
Juan Mas
Michael McBride
Steve McBride
John and Pat McCollom
Adam McDaniel
Joe McDermott
Thomas McGarry
Joe McKinnon
Kyle Merritt
Rodney Michaelis
J Scott Miller
Marianne Miller
Trenton Miller
Dan Morris
Andrea and Hans Mulders
Bob and Claire Murphy
Kara Odegard
John Olsen
Timm Ormsby
John Orr
Teresa Overhauser
Brian Parker
Mike Petersen
David Plemons
Laurie Powers
Fiona Powers Beggs
Matt Rabinovitch
W. Scott Railton
Ben Rall
Nathan Ray
Ed Renourand
Barbara Reilly
Neal Rielly
Abraham Ritter
Su Sawyer
Julie Schaffer
Nancy Schaub
Richard Schroeder
Robert Seines
Marlena Sessions
Katy Sheehan
Jane Silver
Mark Simonds
Derrick Skaug
Jane Sloan
Craig Smith
Jon Snyder
Kathleen Storm
Julia Stronks
Chris Tanaka Canwell
Lee Taylor
Michael Tedesco
Luke Tolley
James 'Tony' Tompkins
Linda Tompkins
Elaine Tyrie
Karen Vache
Susan Virnig
Bill Voss
Susana Voss
Amber Waldref
Larry Weiser
David Wilson
Wendy Wilson
Mary Winkes
Mary Wissink
Andrew Wolf
John Yoder
Alliance for Gun Responsibility Victory Fund
Naral Pro-Choice Washington
Spokane Education Association
Transportation for Washington
Upper Columbia River Group of the Sierra Club
Washington Education Association
Aerospace Machinists District Lodge 751
Carpenters Local 59
Elevator Constructors Local 19
International Association of Bridge, Structure, Ornamental & Reinforcing Ironworkers Local Union 14
International Association of Fire Fighters Local 2916
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 73
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 77
International Union of Painters & Allied Trades, AFL-CIO District Council 5
Laborers International Union of North America Local 238
Northeastern Washington - Northern Idaho Building & Construction Trades Council
Operative Plasterers' & Cement Masons' International Association Local 72
The Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 44
SEIU 6 Property Services NW
SEIU 775
Spokane Fire Fighters IAFF Local 29
Spokane Regional Labor Council
Sprinkler Fitters Local 669
United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1439
United Union of Roofers Waterproofers & Allied Workers Local 189
Washington State Council of County and City Employees Local 270
Washington Teamsters Legislative League

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