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MEDIA RELEASE: Local lawmakers awarded for drawing the future for kids

Tacoma (Thursday, August 30, 2012) – First 5 FUNdamentals and the Early Learning Action Alliance are proud to recognize Sen. Mike Carrell (28th – Lakewood), Sen. Debbie Regala (27th – Tacoma) and Rep. Bruce Dammeier (25th – Puyallup) for their outstanding work in helping more children access early learning opportunities. Next Wednesday, Sept. 5, each will be presented with a Crayon Award.

“The Crayon Awards provide an excellent opportunity to honor legislators who work hard on behalf of young children,” said Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist. “Investing in education, and early learning in particular, pays off with children who will grow up and make positive contributions to our communities.”

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