McKenna, GOP candidates tour San Juan, Sat.

Rob McKenna, Republican candidate for governor, and Washington State Republican Party Chairman Kirby Wilbur will headline a full day of campaign activities on Orcas and San Juan Islands involving GOP candidates.

Joining McKenna and Wilbur will be Dan Matthews, Republican candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, opposing incumbent 2nd Congressional District Rep. Rick Larsen, and John Swapp, Republican candidate opposing incumbent 40th Legislative District state Senator Kevin Ranker.

The schedule: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., breakfast at Anders Hanger, Eastsound Airport, Orcas; 11 a.m. to noon, Orcas Farmer’s Market; 1 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., campaigning on Friday Harbor streets with citizens and businesses; 3:30 to 4:30, ‘Meet & Greet’ at Fairweather Park, the Port’s waterfront park. Following the Meet & Greet, candidates and local supporters will take a lighthouse and wildlife cruise on the San Juan Safari’s Sea Lion; advance ticket purchase required.

For info, 360-378-4738.


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