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Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses state government response to the coronavirus, COVID-19, during a telephone town hall, in which he takes questions from 19th District callers.

March 30, 2020

The following letter, authored by 18th District Rep. Larry Hoff and signed on to by 22 other lawmakers, was sent to Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday, March 27.

March 28, 2020

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, joined a local delegation of Pierce and Kitsap County elected officials, Friday, to send a letter to the Governor asking for a temporary suspension of tolls...

March 28, 2020

Governor Jay Inslee has signed a bill sponsored by Rep. Matt Boehnke designed to help the Washington State Historical Society (Historical Society) carry out its mission. It’s Boehnke’s first bill to...

March 27, 2020

An open letter to the people of Washington- These past few weeks have been difficult and emotional for people across our state. Our strength is being tested as we face the...

March 26, 2020

As published in The Seattle Times Our state is facing a health and economic crisis. Coronavirus has changed our way of living and working, and created uncertainty of what the future...

March 26, 2020

Local legislators made a big impact on homelessness in Yakima County this session. Two projects sponsored by Rep. Jeremie Dufault were funded in the state’s Supplemental Capital Budget. One was a...

March 25, 2020

A bill from Rep. Chris Gildon that will limit the maximum amount a person will pay for prescription medication at the point of sale will soon be Washington state law. Gov....

March 25, 2020

Rep. Dan Griffey’s bill that will require more billing transparency from municipal utilities, was signed into law today by Gov. Jay Inslee. House Bill 2889 will require municipal utilities that charge...

March 25, 2020

Legislation that will keep drunk drivers off the road and let community and technical college students know whether “low cost” materials are available for their college courses were signed into law...

March 25, 2020