As our local Representative, Kirk has championed efforts to protect our neighborhoods and keep convicted sex offenders from living near schools and children. He has sponsored legislation cracking down on meth manufacturing. Because of his commitment to public safety Kirk is endorsed by the Washington Council of Police and Sheriffs, and has been selected to serve as the Ranking Minority Member of the Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Committee.
As our local Representative, Kirk has supported creative efforts like his pension reform plan to help keep our schools effective and put more teachers in the classroom. Because of his strong commitment to kids Kirk is endorsed by the Public School Employees of Washington.
As our local Representative, Kirk voted against the largest spending increase in state history. Kirk has always worked to make sure our tax dollars are spent in the most efficient way possible, while protecting vital public services for the most vulnerable members of our society.