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In his latest video update, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox says it’s critical for the Legislature to restore people’s trust during the 2020 session. House Republican priorities will include eliminating the...

Sept. 19, 2019

Nearly 1,000 employers have hired 4,242 veterans since Rep. Mosbrucker’s YesVets legislation passed in 2016. Mosbrucker discusses how more employers can get involved. For more information, visit: https://esd.wa.gov/yesvets.

Sept. 13, 2019

Earlier this year, 25th District Reps. Kelly Chambers and Chris Gildon had an opportunity to tour the Port of Tacoma. The Port’s real estate and marine cargo operations generate nearly $3...

Sept. 13, 2019

It’s been just over four months since the 2019 Legislature adjourned April 28th in Olympia. But lawmakers are back at the state Capitol this week for “Committee Assembly” to discuss emerging...

Sept. 11, 2019

SUGGESTED LEAD: A new law is now in effect requiring employers to display a poster in the workplace that provides resource information for domestic violence victims to get help. The poster...

Sept. 4, 2019

A month ago, the Joint State House/Senate Transportation Committee met in Olympia and heard an update on the governor’s plans to use a so-called “Section 601 letter” to rewrite our recently...

Aug. 31, 2019

A new domestic violence survivor resources poster that will be featured in all Washington workplaces was unveiled today (Friday) during a news conference at the YWCA of Yakima by Rep. Gina...

Aug. 30, 2019

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, and Suzi LeVine, commissioner of the Washington Employment Security Department (ESD), will hold a news conference Friday, Aug. 30, 9:30 a.m. at the YWCA of Yakima to...

Aug. 29, 2019

Background: The Legislature passed the state’s two-year transportation budget, House Bill 1160, near the end of the 2019 legislative session. Six single-sentence provisions relating to public transportation grants were stricken by...

Aug. 29, 2019

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker says new figures released by the Department of Employment Security (ESD) show 990 employers across the state are now participating in the YesVets program and 4,195 veterans have...

Aug. 23, 2019