Fred Jarrett to enter race for county executive seat

March 17, 2009

NEW — 11 a.m. March 17, 2008

State Sen. Fred Jarrett, who has been considering running for county executive in November, said he’s entering the race.

Two Metropolitan King County Council members – Larry Phillips and Dow Constantine, both of Seattle – announced earlier this year they were entering the race to replace Ron Sims as county executive.

Jarrett said he’d offer voters an alternative to a Seattle-based politician for the executive post.


Fred Jarrett

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