Dr. Kim Schrier is a pediatrician from Issaquah, Washington and the candidate to win this open district and flip this seat in 2018. She is eager to stand up in Congress for families in Washington’s 8th Congressional District, and work for more extensive access to great, affordable health care, clean air and water, and excellent public education. Dr. Kim’s values are strongly guided by her Jewish identity and helped lead her to a career in healthcare, and to ultimately run for Congress.The daughter of an elementary school teacher and an aerospace engineer, Dr. Kim graduated from public schools and holds degrees in astrophysics and medicine. She is committed to improving public education and building a stronger middle-class economy, as well as protecting Social Security and Medicare. Seeking to become the only woman doctor in Congress, Dr. Kim was recently endorsed by President Obama and has a real path to victory with the right resources.