Meet the candidates: 2nd Congressional District, U.S. House
August 16, 2008 · 8:46 AM
Candidate bios: 2nd Congressional District, U.S. House
Rick Bart, Republican
Education: Shoreline Community College; Seattle University.
Experience: Snohomish County sheriff, 1995-2007; Snohomish County sheriff's deputy, 1973-1995.
Web site: www.electrickbart.com
Glen Johnson, Democrat
Residence: Skagit Valley
Education: Skagit Valley College.
Experience: Farmer for 40 years. Unsuccessfully ran for Congress in 2000 and for the state Legislature in 1996.
Web site: www.glenjohnsonforcongress.com
Rick Larsen, Democrat
Education: Pacific Lutheran University; University of Minnesota.
Experience: Snohomish County Council, 1997-1999; U.S. House of Representatives, 2000 to the present.
Web site: www.ricklarsen.org
Doug Schaffer, Democrat
Residence: Between Monroe and Snohomish
Education: University of California, Berkeley; California State University, Fullerton.
Experience: Manager at California Department of Health and Human Services, 1971-1979; 14 years doing technology work for defense contractors; consultant since 1994.
Web site: www.schafferforcongress.com