Sen. Doug Ericksen (R-Ferndale) fields questions during a town hall meeting at Meridian High School in 2017. Environmental Protection Agency records show he was named to a top-ranking job in the regional headquarters of the agency but turned the job down.
Sen. Doug Ericksen (R-Ferndale) fields questions during a town hall meeting at Meridian High School in 2017. Environmental Protection Agency records show he was named to a top-ranking job in the regional headquarters of the agency but turned the job down. Paul Conrad For The Bellingham Herald
Sen. Doug Ericksen (R-Ferndale) fields questions during a town hall meeting at Meridian High School in 2017. Environmental Protection Agency records show he was named to a top-ranking job in the regional headquarters of the agency but turned the job down. Paul Conrad For The Bellingham Herald

Records show Washington state Sen. Doug Ericksen was appointed to $133,000 EPA job, but backed out

February 28, 2018 08:19 AM