Member Opinions

Dear Friends and Neighbors: As we approach the midway point of the 60-day legislative session next week, I wanted to share with you important things that have been happening in your...

  Dear Neighbor, It is end of week three of the 60-day legislative session. This week was filled with public hearings, caucus meetings and constituent appointments. This week a few of...

Dear Friends and Neighbors: The Capitol campus is recovering from the winter storm last week which included power outages and downed trees. The work of the Legislature continues and below is...

  Dear Friends, We are couple weeks into the 2012 legislative session and there are a number of very controversial issues on the table to make what is supposed to be...

Dear Friends and Neighbors: Spokane is holding its annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. parade today and event organizers are hoping for their best turnout ever. As we all remember, it...

Not displaying correctly? View here. Jan. 16, 2012 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Today marks the beginning of the second week of the scheduled 60-day legislative session. We are facing a number...

  Dear Friends and Neighbors:  The 2012 legislative session began on Monday and will run 60 days. The governor gave her annual State of the State speech on Tuesday, which you...

I believe communication is very important to the people I serve. So that’s why I send out these e-mail updates. It’s a great way to reach you and other constituents with...

Dear Friends,  In less than a week the 2012 regular legislative session will officially start. I’m excited to get back to Olympia and continue to fight for important changes to government....

Dear Friends and Neighbors: As you learn more about the budget during the special session, please be mindful of numbers being thrown around. For example, the governor has been saying $10.5...