Lovick elected Speaker Pro Tem of the state House
Last updated 12/7/2018 at Noon
Rep. John Lovick (D-Mill Creek) will hold the gavel as Speaker Pro Tem when the House of Representatives begin the 2019 session in January.
“It’s an honor to be elected by my colleagues to this role,” Lovick said. “I work hard to be fair to all lawmakersDemocrats and Republicans, from every corner of the statewhile we are debating and voting on legislation.”
Lovick has served as speaker pro tem and deputy speaker pro tem in the past. This will be his second stint in the House of Representatives. He was first elected to the House in 1998 and left in 2007 to serve as Snohomish...