Cyrus Habib Earns Endorsement of the Tri-City Herald

Sen. Cyrus Habib best choice for lieutenant governor The race to become our state’s next lieutenant governor began as a crowded one, with 11 candidates vying for the job before the state primary narrowed the field to two. Sen. Cyrus Habib, D-Bellevue, and conservative Republican Marty McClendon emerged from the pack once the votes were … READ MORE

Cyrus Habib Earns Endorsement of The Columbian

In Our View: Habib for Lieutenant Governor Democrat’s legislative experience gives him a decided edge over McClendon With Washington electing a new lieutenant governor for the first time in 20 years, Democrat Cyrus Habib appears to be eminently qualified for the role and has earned a recommendation from The Columbian’s Editorial Board in his race … READ MORE

Cyrus Habib Earns Endorsement of the Tacoma News Tribune

We endorse: Habib for lieutenant governor, Wyman for secretary of state FROM THE EDITORIAL BOARD If Washington’s governor is unable to serve for any reason, the next in line to lead the state is the lieutenant governor, followed by secretary of state. This might be good for bragging rights, but it won’t be the most … READ MORE

Cyrus Habib Earns Endorsement of The Stranger

The Stranger‘s Endorsements for the August 2016 Primary Election! Lieutenant Governor – Cyrus Habib What the fuck does the lieutenant governor even do? No one seems to know. There are three serious Democrats in this race, and their biggest fight is over what they could do if they won this office. The SECB wasn’t sure what a … READ MORE

Volunteer Opportunities!

Want to get involved? Check out all the volunteer opportunities coming up! July 16th- Snohomish Kla Ha Ya Days Parade WHAT: Join Cyrus and Snohomish County Democrats for the Snohomish Kla Ha Ya Days Parade! We’ll provide signs and swag. WHEN: Saturday July 16th, parade from 1:00-2:00 pm, meet at 12:30 pm WHERE: 1801 1st St., Snohomish, WA 98290 HOW: Contact Miranda … READ MORE

Join Gavin Newsom And Me At My Campaign Kickoff on May 16th!

I’m very excited to announce that California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom is flying up to Seattle to help me kickoff my campaign! Join me and this very special guest on May 16th at Optimism Brewery. What: Cyrus Habib for Lt. Governor Campaign Kickoff When: Monday, May 16th – 5:30pm Where: Optimism Brewery – 1158 Broadway, Seattle

Habib: House has moved Washington closer to ensuring voting rights for all

Sen. Cyrus Habib, D-Bellevue, the sponsor of the Washington State Voting Rights Act (SB 5668), issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed companion legislation (HB 1745) on Thursday: “For the fourth straight year, the House of Representatives has moved our state closer to ensuring voting rights for all. The Washington State Voting Rights … READ MORE

Washington State Senator to serve on DNC 2016 Platform Committee

State Sen. Cyrus Habib (D Bellevue) was selected this past week to serve on the Platform Committee for the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Appointed by DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and ratified by the DNC Executive Committee, Habib is one of a small group of 25 party leaders and elected officials slated for the Platform … READ MORE

Sen. Habib bill will cap out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs

A bill introduced in the Washington State Legislature on Thursday will make it easier for people in Washington to afford costly prescription medications by capping the out-of-pocket expenses for patients who suffer from chronic illnesses and diseases. Under the proposal, Senate Bill 6320/House Bill 2602, insurance coverage of prescription drugs would have a one month, … READ MORE

Our state is making progress, much to do in coming session | Sen. Habib

Sen. Cyrus Habib, D-Bellevue, released a statement following Gov. Jay Inslee’s State of the State address:  “I am impressed by Gov. Inslee’s clear vision for our state. We have an urgent need to address key issues in education, mental health, and public safety. “I share the governor’s sense of urgency around our state’s severe teacher … READ MORE