Elect Peter Abbarno


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE— Peter J. Abbarno, Centralia Mayor Pro Tem, local Centralia business owner, and attorney, announced he will seek election to the State House of Representatives in the 20th Legislative District.

“Richard DeBolt has served this community very well over the past 24 years and I am proud and honored to call him a friend,” said Abbarno, who was has been endorsed by Rep. DeBolt. “I will continue to work on solutions for homelessness, lack of housing inventory, catastrophic flooding; and improving economic opportunities for working families and small businesses.”

Peter Abbarno release Campaign Announcement Video.

In 2019, Peter received the “Economic Development Leadership Award” from the Lewis County Economic Development Council, received the Human Rights Award from the Church Women United organization, and was voted by the Daily Chronicle newspaper readers as the “Best Elected Official” in Lewis County. In January 2020, Peter was named “Person of the Year” by the Daily Chronicle newspaper.

“I believe in building strong families and strong communities so that our children and future generation will have the same and more opportunities to be successful,” said Abbarno.  “I am running, as a business owner, to hold government accountable to the people and businesses they represent; I am running, as a father and husband, to make our communities more affordable for working families; and I am running, as a community member, to protect our streets so everyone feels safe.”  Read More. . .


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The first campaign kickoff is scheduled! Wednesday, February 26, at 7:30am in the Lewis County Veterans’ Memorial Museum, Chehalis.

Abbarno: Person of the Year!

Peter Abbarno wins 2019 “Best Elected Official in Lewis County” by Daily Chronicle

On June 19th, at a ceremony located at Dick’s Brewery at the Port of Centralia, Centralia City Councilmember Peter Abbarno was voted Best Elected Official in Lewis County.

Abbarno was nominated the past 4 years and last year won the Best Volunteer in Lewis County for his work with organizations throughout the community. His law firm Althauser Rayan Abbarno has been nominated “Best Place To Work” and “Best Customer Service” the past 4 years and won “Best Place To Work” in 2018.

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