We work closely with the members of the news media to provide them with the most up-to-date information we have about the actions of the Legislature. Reporters, editors, producers, bloggers are encouraged to use the below resources and to contact our Communications office to get in touch with legislators for interviews.
House and Senate Republicans also hold weekly media availability meetings with members of leadership to update the media and answer questions.
Communications staff contacts
Please contact our staff below to get in contact with the representatives for which they write. General caucus positions and questions should be directed to John Handy.
John Handy, Communications Director
firstname.lastname@example.org (360) 786-5758
Dan Kristiansen, Republican Leader
Brendon Wold, Communications Deputy Director and Eastern Washington Outreach
email@example.com (360) 786-7698
Bobbi Cussins, Western Washington Outreach
firstname.lastname@example.org (360) 786-7252
Stephanie Davenport, Public Information Officer
email@example.com (360) 786-7031
Kurt Hammond, Central Washington Outreach
firstname.lastname@example.org (360) 786-7794
John Sattgast, Broadcast Coordinator
email@example.com (360) 786-7257
Sarah Stewart, Web Coordinator
firstname.lastname@example.org (360) 786-7720
Ashley Wilson, Public Information Officer
email@example.com (360) 786-7761
To find information on receiving media credentials or access inside the House chamber, please contact the Olympia Associated Press office: (360) 753-7222.
High-resolution photos for reprint
High-resolution photos – Please credit “House of Representatives” if you use.
If you have questions or problems with our Web site, please contact Sarah Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org or (360) 786-7720.
To set up interviews on radio with any of our members, please contact John Sattgast at email@example.com or (360) 786-7257.
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Listen to Capitol Report
Capitol Report is a three-minute radio “news and views” program with House Republican state lawmakers discussing current issues in the Washington State Legislature. If you would like to receive this program by e-mail for your radio station, please contact John Sattgast at firstname.lastname@example.org or (360) 786-7257.
Watch or download b-roll footage: