Hard work has been John’s trademark. He's been a tireless advocate for
making our community a better place. He has kept our families safe, been a rock
in times of tragedy, and demonstrated the kind of leadership we expect from our
elected officials while getting the results we demand from our government.
As a father and grandfather, John believes it is past time to fully fund
basic education for our children. We can no longer kick the can down the road.
Education is his top priority and will insisting on high academic standards
that prepare kids with the skills they need to be successful in our new
Education is an important issue for him. His wife, Karen, is a retired fifth
grade teacher and two of his daughters in-law and son in-law are all teachers.
Every week he volunteers at a local elementary school and reads to fourth graders. He knows the challenges educators and legislators face in making Washington’s
education system one of the best in the world. Lovick is prepared to work
tirelessly to ensure our children’s future.
Good Jobs with Benefits
As a community, John recognizes we cannot grow without creating and
retaining good jobs with benefits in the 44th District for our citizens. Jobs
create revenue that actively helps our community with schools, roads, vital
services, and much more. When people are working, our community is better able
to come together to move Washington forward.
Public Safety and Transportation
John Lovick’s 36 years of law enforcement experience has helped to pass
tough laws that crack down on sex offenders, car thieves, and drunk drivers. He
knows our highways better than anyone and will fix the I-405 tolling mess and
demand more accountability from the Department of Transportation. He will fight
to get projects funded in our area that get the economy and our lives moving
Lovick is committed to accountability on every level of government. Despite
tough financial times, he demanded fiscal responsibility and balanced the
budget without reductions to public safety. He'll insist on putting the state
budget online so that taxpayers can see where every penny is spent and will
work with both parties to solve problems.