Anacortes councilwoman replaces Senator Ranker

Feb 13, 2019
Written by wpengine

Anacortes City Councilwoman Liz Lovelett has replaced state Senator Kevin Ranker who resigned last month after allegations of workplace harassment were made against him by a former aide.

The Democrat Lovelett has served as a councilwoman since 2014. Her current term runs to the end of 2021.

As an appointee, Lovelett must face a confirmation election for the state Senate in November of this year. Her priorities as a councilwoman have been listed as affordable housing and water management.

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