McMorris Rodgers Statement on Central Washington Wildfires

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) released the following statement today in response to the wildfires impacting Washington state. 

“As these devastating wildfires continue to plague communities throughout Central Washington, my thoughts and my prayers go out to the men, women, and children who have been impacted. I offer my deepest appreciation to those who have put their lives on the line to combat these spreading fires — the firemen, Washington Guard, and countless volunteers. I remain in contact with those authorities working around the clock to keep all Washingtonians safe as we work toward a rapid, effective response.” 

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