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Update from Rep. Jason Overstreet, Sine Die Edition, April 10, 2014
April 10, 2014

Rep. Overstreet – e-mail update, April 10, 2014: measures introduced to reduce taxes, pension declined and per diem refused, legislation removing the culminating senior project as a state mandated graduation requirement signed into law as part of SB 6552, cottage food legislation, election year restrictions Continue reading


Overstreet declines participation in state’s legislative pension system for second consecutive term, also refused increase in per diem
April 9, 2014

Overstreet declines participation in state’s legislative pension system for second consecutive term, also refused increase in per diem
In an effort to save taxpayer dollars, Rep. Jason Overstreet declined to participate in the state’s legislative pension system for the second time in as many terms, and also refused the raise in per diem issued to House members during the 2014 legislative session. Leadership in the House agreed to bump representatives per diem up from $90 a day to $120 at the beginning of the session. Continue reading


Update from Rep. Jason Overstreet, Feb. 26, 2014
February 26, 2014

Rep. Overstreet e-mail update, Feb. 25, town hall, revenue forecast, Real Hope Act, Fourth Amendment – drone legislation Continue reading


Black Hills High teen pages in Olympia for state House
February 14, 2014

Rylee Eberle, a student at Black Hills High School in Tumwater, served as a page in the state House of Representatives during the fourth week of session. She was sponsored by 42nd District Rep. Jason Overstreet. Continue reading


42nd District lawmakers host town hall meeting Feb. 22
February 14, 2014

Forty-second District Rep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, Rep. Jason Overstreet, R-Lynden, and Senator Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, will host a joint town hall on Saturday, Feb. 22. At the Blaine high school. People are invited to ask questions and make comments. Buys, Overstreet and Ericksen will also give attendees a briefing on the legislative session. Continue reading


Overstreet bill raising threshold for small public utility tax exemptions receives public hearing
February 11, 2014

Overstreet bill raising threshold for small public utility tax exemptions receives public hearing
Legislation sponsored by Rep. Jason Overstreet to increase the annual filing threshold and small business exemption for public utility taxes received a public hearing in the House Finance Committee this week.
“This issue was brought to me by the president of a local water association. They are a small, non-profit water system serving an unincorporated area,” said Overstreet, R-Lynden. “Unfortunately, they have seen their water rates increase substantially because of state agency regulations and requirements. I am urging the Legislature to raise this threshold to ease the economic hardship on our unincorporated communities.” Continue reading


2014 Legislature is in session: Update from Rep. Jason Overstreet, January 31, 2014
January 31, 2014

Jason Overstreet Home    |   About Jason    |    Jason’s Newsroom    |    Sponsored Bills    |    42nd Legislative District Map Dear Friends and Neighbors, The Legislature is in the third week of the Continue reading


Public hearing held on bill to remove the culminating senior project as a mandated state graduation requirement
January 31, 2014

A proposal by Rep. Jason Overstreet that would prohibit the state Board of Education from requiring students to complete a culminating project for graduation was heard by the House Education Committee today.
The bill was brought to Overstreet by Yakima East Valley High School student Tiffany Stewart who drafted the legislation as her culminating graduation project. Continue reading


42nd District state lawmakers to host a telephone town hall Feb. 3
January 24, 2014

42nd District legislators to hold telephone town hall Feb. 3 Continue reading


2014 Legislature is in session: Update from Rep. Jason Overstreet, January 15, 2014
January 15, 2014

Rep. Jason Overstreet, e-mail update Jan. 15 – New committee assignment, first day of session legislation, concerns of the legislative session Continue reading