Monday, 3 August, 2020

Rebecca Parson is a progressive Democrat running to represent the 6th District—Tacoma and the Olympic Peninsula—in Congress. She is a Tacoma Area Disabilities Commissioner, tenants’ rights organizer, and small business owner, and if elected, would be the first LGBTQ+ woman to hold Congressional office in Washington state. Follow her campaign on Twitter @RebeccaforWA.
Sockeye salmon spawning in the Adams River. (Photo by Pixabay)
The issue of salmon run restoration provides a sharp contrast between challenger Rebecca Parson and incumbent Congressman Derek Kilmer in District 6. The birds are larger, their feathers fuller. The water has turned a luminous, healthy green-blue hue. Elk roam where they couldn’t before....