Here we go again...A fat boy and three stale leftovers talking nonsense...
Clallam County commissioner candidates discussed timber management, the
economy, jobs and climate change at a primary election forum Tuesday.
Gabe Rygaard, Randy Johnson and Maggie Roth said the economy and jobs are top
priorities, while Ron Richards said addressing climate change is his No. 1
also told the group he can’t afford the kind of spending on political signs
that Roth, a former candidate for the position, has purchased.
Richards has raised $4,645 in campaign contributions to Roth’s $650, Johnson’s
$7,361 and Rygaard’s $3,700, according to state Public Disclosure Commission
records as of Tuesday.
Richards also expressed confidence that a majority of District 2 residents vote
Democratic most of the time, adding, “I feel a little outnumbered by all these
Johnson disputed that the GOP party affiliation applies to himself, saying he
is an independent.
He said he believes in collaborative leadership and that the county is “on the
cusp of great growth.”
climate change, he said people should be “careful about what we think about
climate change, about what happens.”
who will be 71 by Election Day and a Democrat, is a commercial fisherman who
was elected Clallam County commissioner in 1976. He served one term before
going into law practice.
Johnson, who will be 73 by Election Day and who registered as a candidate with
no party preference, is former president of the timberland and wood products
company Green Crow Corp. of Port Angeles and current chairman of the board.
Roth, 62 by Election Day and a Republican, is a civil process server and a
former owner of Northwest Duty Free and Currency Exchange in Port Angeles who
ran and lost against Chapman in 2012.
Rygaard, 45 by Election Day and a Republican, is co-owner of Rygaard Logging
Inc. and a former reality TV star on the canceled History Channel TV series “Ax
The winner of the general election will make $69,864 in salary and $95,032 in
salary and benefits in 2017.
Ron Richards is NOT a commercial fisherman.
Randy Johnson IS a Republican, NOT an "independent."
Maggie Roth serves NO processes.
Gabe Rygaard...Ugh...Just obviously, desperately needs a job. And craves attention.
And look at the salary one of these people will be pulling down...