Thursday, July 25, 2024

Rep. Keith Goehner announces State Senate run


DRYDEN - Representative Keith Goehner has announced his candidacy for the State Senate in the 12th legislative district. The announcement follows the decision by current 12th Legislative District Senator Brad Hawkins not to seek re-election in 2024.

Goehner, a third-term representative serving the 12th District since 2018, is the Ranking Member on the House Local Government Committee and serves on the Transportation and Environment & Energy committees.

Prior to his role in the Legislature, Rep. Goehner served four terms as a Chelan County Commissioner and held elected positions on the Winter Pear Committee, Blue Star Growers Board, and the Peshastin-Dryden School Board.

Goehner's bid for the State Senate is supported by Senator Hawkins, his 12th District seatmate, House Deputy Leader Mike Steele, and Senate Republican Leader John Braun.

Keith Goehner and his wife, Lisa, have raised their three children on the family orchard in Dryden. They have seven grandchildren.

As the race for the State Senate in the 12th District begins, Representative Keith Goehner's announcement marks the start of his campaign. With his experience and support, Goehner aims to make a strong case for his candidacy in the upcoming election.


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