In 2002, Washington was struggling in a recession. The dot com bubble had burst, costing 30k jobs. Boeing alone laid of 36,000 workers after the 9/11 disasters. Zack decided to run for office to make sure Olympia knew what it was like to struggle in the economy.
In Olympia, Zack has focused on creating opportunity for everyone, making government work better to save tax dollars and digging into the details of budgets for state agencies and IT projects.