Audio Reports

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks with Mike Wallin on “Town Hall” about the governor’s state of the state address. They also discuss Walsh’s school safety bills, as well as a measure...

Jan. 18, 2019

Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, talks with Broadcast Coordinator John Sattgast about the impact of her 2018 broadband legislation and her proposed legislation to further expand broadband across Washington state.

Jan. 17, 2019

SUGGESTED LEAD: Although they may not see eye-to-eye how to do it, lawmakers from both parties in Olympia and the governor agree high-speed broadband should be expanded across the state. John...

Jan. 16, 2019

SUGGESTED LEAD: The 105-day session of the 71st Washington Legislature began Monday with the swearing-in of state lawmakers and the traditional ceremonies. Leaders from both parties say they face many challenging...

Jan. 15, 2019

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, talks with Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl on Yakima’s KIT Radio about her 2019 legislative issues.

Jan. 15, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, joins Ed Dawson, Robb Francis and former Rep. Larry Haler on KONA and evaluates Gov. Jay Inslee’s proposed budget, discusses Inslee’s proposed “public option” health care initiative...

Jan. 14, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks with KXRO about his 2019 committee assignments as well as 19th-district road projects he hopes can be addressed by the House Transportation Committee. Walsh also discusses...

Jan. 14, 2019

SUGGESTED LEAD: State lawmakers are facing some challenging issues when the 2019 legislative session gets underway Monday in Olympia. John Sattgast reports from the state Capitol. (1 minute, 12 seconds) SATTGAST:...

Jan. 11, 2019

House Republican Leader Rep. J.T. Wilcox talks with House Republican Communications Director John Handy about the dynamics and expectations of the 2019 legislative session.

Jan. 2, 2019

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, talks with Dori Monson on KIRO Radio about concerns with the governor’s 2019-21 budget proposal that calls for massive tax increases.

Dec. 13, 2018