Last week, we noted the endorsements received by Lynnwood City Councilmember Stephanie Wright, candidate for the Snohomish County Council position that was vacated by Mike Cooper after he was appointed Edmonds mayor. Edmonds City Councilmember D.J. Wilson, who is also running for the appointment, said he would have his endorsement list completed this week, and those are now posted on his website as follows:
Mark Hintz, Past Chair, Snohomish County Democrats; Karen Miller, former County Councilwoman; Darlene Fairley, Washington State Senate (D-32); Paull Shin, Washington State Senate (D-21); Nick Harper, State Senate candidate (D-38); David Simpson, former State Representative (D-38); Luis Moscoso, State Representative candidate (D-1); Laura Sonmore, Mountlake Terrace Mayor Pro Tem; Lora Petso, Edmonds City Council Member; Ron Wambolt, former Edmonds City Councilmember; Kim Cole, Lynnwood City Councilmember; Ned Daniels, former Lynnwood City Councilmember; Jim Kenny, Chair, Fire District 1 Commission; Larry Hadland, former Fire District 1 Commissioner; Priya Cloutier, Snohomish County Democratic Central Committee; Cliff Wells, Snohomish County Democratic Central Committee; Jean Hales, President, South Snohomish County Chamber of Commerce; Kerry St. Clair Ayers, Executive Director, Edmonds Community Foundation; Jay Tveidt, Past President, Lynnwood Rotary and Young Democrats of South Snohomish County.
Democratic party precinct committee officers will meet Saturday to choose three candidates to fill the remainder of Cooper’s term, which runs though 2011. County councilmembers will have the final say, voting in late August to pick Cooper’s successor.