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Reps. Ed Orcutt and Jim Walsh joined Sen. John Braun to meet with The (Longview) Daily News editorial board on May 31, 2019. You can listen to the newspaper’s podcast of...

May 31, 2019

As printed in The Everett Herald Every day, we hear about the numerous deficiencies of the political process. They can be more than disheartening when creating obstacles to problem solving. However,...

May 26, 2019

A bill that will increase the presence of eastern Washington on the state Department of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF) Oversight Board was signed by the governor on Tuesday. House Bill...

May 24, 2019

On Tuesday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill sponsored by Rep. Larry Hoff to eliminate inefficiencies at the Department of Licensing (DOL) after its rollout of a modernized licensing system late...

May 23, 2019

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, released the following statement in response to the National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) report on the 2017 Amtrak Passenger Train...

May 23, 2019

Residents of the 18th Legislative District are invited to a trio of town hall meetings being held on Saturday, May 25, in Washougal, Yacolt and Vancouver. Sen. Ann Rivers and Reps....

May 17, 2019

Reps. Vicki Kraft and Paul Harris, and Sen. Lynda Wilson, all R-Vancouver, are inviting citizens from throughout the 17th Legislative District to join them Saturday morning, June 1, in Vancouver for...

May 17, 2019

Reps. Gina Mosbrucker and Chris Corry are inviting citizens from throughout the 14th District to join them at one of their upcoming “Legislative Update” meetings, in which they will discuss the 2019 legislative session...

May 15, 2019

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed legislation sponsored by Rep. Dan Griffey that will repeal the expiration date for fire service mobilizations during state emergencies. When a local jurisdiction needs assistance beyond...

May 15, 2019

Three bills sponsored by Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, have been signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee following the adjournment of the 2019 legislative session. House Bills 1430 and 1557 are...

May 15, 2019