Brad Owen Controversial Washington State Senator Removed From Human Trafficking Task Force By Austin Jenkins • Jan 25, 2016 Listen Listening... / Washington Lt. Governor Brad Owen has removed state Senator Pam Roach from a task force on human trafficking. Owen said Monday he took the action after receiving several complaints about the senator’s conduct at a December meeting of the task force. Fellow Democrats Challenge Washington Lt. Gov Brad Owen By Austin Jenkins • Oct 6, 2015 Listen Listening... / Washington Lt. Governor Brad Owen hasn’t announced if he intends to seek a sixth-term next year. But he already faces challenges from two fellow Democrats who are betting he won’t run. Washington Lt. Governor Touted Company At Center Of SEC Investigation By Austin Jenkins • Aug 26, 2015 Listen Listening... / Washington Lt. Governor Brad Owen traveled to China last year and touted a company that’s now at the center of a federal fraud investigation. Washington Lt. Gov. Agrees To $15,000 Ethics Fine By Austin Jenkins • Sep 12, 2014 Washington State Legislature / http://www.ltgov.wa.gov/ Washington Lt. Gov. Brad Owen has agreed to a $15,000 ethics fine. The settlement announced Friday stems from the five-term Democrat’s use of state resources to operate a non-profit with his wife.