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Biographical Profile for Steven T. Cook
Candidate for State Representative District 27 Position #2, Washington
November 4, 2014 Washington General Election
Age: 64
Party: Washington State Republican Party
Phone: 253.677.1064
Address: PO Box 8784
Tacoma, WA 98418
 
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General: (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)
Work to reduce excessive tax load. Thereby helping business create more jobs.

Bring new thinking to problems of public safety and budgetary discipline.

Believe current legislators have been too committed to growing government, to the detriment of the citizens of this state.

Believe every voter should avail themselves of information on PDC website

www.pdc.wa.gov/home/historical/Campaign/Default.aspx
Personal: (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)
Wife: Valerie; 3 Children
Education: (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)
BA -- PLU, Tacoma, WA
MDiv -- Concordia Theological Seminary, Ft Wayne, IN
Profession: (profession and work experience outside politics)
Managing an office - exceeding the goals set by upper management.

Supporting various web enabled projects on worldwide basis, for well known companies (clients of the firm I was working for at the time).

Pastor of an LC-MS congregation.

Licensed Loan officer for several mortgage companies.

Student services specialist at an internet high school.

Military: (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, discharge date and type)
I have not served in the military, though my father served in WWII, and my father-in-law was a career (20 year) member of the Air Force. Our eldest grandson is currently serving in the US Marine Corps.
Civic: (past and present organizations, charities involvement)
PCO - and District Leader in previous district. Now Assistant District Leader in current district.

Secretary for Executive board of South Sound Ronald Reagan Republican Club

Executive Board member of Be Informed WA-WA

When children were in school, regularly attended school board meetings, and participated as active community member.

Served as President of local ministerial group, for several years, while in George, WA.
Political: (dates and titles of previously held political offices)
12 years on town council in George, WA.
Religion: (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)
Pastor - Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
Accomplishments: (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)
At employment positions - regularly recognized for teamwork approach.

Helped derail EPA Sole Source Aquifer designation, which if implemented would have raised costs and added paperwork to all public and many private activities in @1/3 of Eastern Washington.

Helped get funding to provide sewer system and water system updates for George, WA, while serving on the Town Council.
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