Ted Sturdevant, Gov. Jay Inslee’ Legislative Affairs and Policy Director, announced he is leaving his job in the governor’s office. The Herald Net,
“Sturdevant is Legislative Affairs and Policy Director for Inslee which makes him the first-term governor’s chief liaison with lawmakers. He is also deeply involved in some controversial policies, most notably the development of new water quality rules based on a revised fish consumption standard.
Sturdevant shared his decision in a letter to lawmakers.
“You, more than most, understand how demanding these jobs are, and I’ve decided it’s time for a different pace and a different work-life balance,” he wrote.”