March 11, 2016

Kilmer Statement on the Retirement of State Senator Jim Hargrove

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Derek Kilmer (D-WA) released the following statement after Senator Jim Hargrove (D-Hoquiam) announced his retirement from the Washington State Legislature.

“Jim Hargrove has been an amazing difference maker and a good friend. Whether fighting to strengthen our safety net, reduce recidivism in our criminal justice system, or create jobs in rural Washington, Jim has always had a strong ethic as a servant leader. As a legislator and as a dad, I've appreciated his advice and the lasting impact he's had on our future.”