“ PNWA is….a powerhouse in Washington, DC. ”

U.S. Senator Patty Murray, October 13, 2005 (presentation at the PNWA Annual Meeting)

“ I want to acknowledge the outstanding work performed by the Pacific Northwest Waterways Association. ”

U.S. Representative Brian Baird, March 14, 2006 (on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives before the passage of the WRDA Section 214 extension)

" Your fact sheets are better than any group’s I’ve seen.  Perfect balance of information and brevity."

U.S. Senate Staffer, Washington, DC

“ PNWA’s Mission to Washington is a clinic on how a trip to DC should be organized and
executed. ”

Craig Crotteau, Special Counsel, Ball Janik, LLP, March 14, 2006 (personal correspondence after attending the 2006 PNWA Mission to Washington, DC)

“ PNWA has contributed to the prosperity of the Pacific Northwest. ”

U.S. President, George W. Bush, May 28, 2004 (letter commemorating PNWA's 70th anniversary)

"Whenever our people have questions about the issues, I send them to the PNWA web site. It has the best, most current information."

Staff member from the Pacific Northwest Congressional delegation, June 20, 2007 (personal correspondence at the 2007 PNWA Mid-Year Meeting)

"PNWA is the leader in keeping the Columbia and Snake a working river system."

Staff member from the Pacific Northwest Congressional delegation, September 12, 2007 (personal correspondence after the attending the 2007 PNWA Mid-Year Meeting)