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Claudia Kauffman

Articles by Claudia Kauffman


Wear Pink to Support Native Women

While watching Monday Night Football recently, one couldn’t help but notice the bright-pink shoes, gloves, towels and ribbons being sported by the players, officials and coaches. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and all across the country, professional athletes, celebrities, teachers, politicians and everyday citizens are adding the...


One Chapter Closes, Another Opens

My passion for public service burned deep long before I assumed elected office – placed there by my parents who raised me and my siblings to fight for those who have no voice. Though I am not returning to the Washington State Senate in 2011, I am grateful for opportunity...