State Sen. Liias to run for Lieutenant Governor
Last updated 4/1/2020 at 11:40am
Democratic State Senator Marko Liias will seek the office of Lieutenant Governor, following the announced retirement of incumbent Cyrus Habib.
Liias has represented Snohomish County's 21st Legislative District in the House and Senate since 2008.
The office of the Lieutenant Governor serves as president of the State Senate, helping to bridge divides between lawmakers and advance legislation. As Majority Floor Leader since 2017, Liias has had primary responsibility for drafting the Senate's parliamentary rules, scheduling legislation for Senate votes, and serving as the Senate's liaison to...