News Releases

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, prefiled legislation for the upcoming 2020 session that would reduce property taxes. The measure would gradually lower the state’s portion of property taxes up to 35 percent over...

Dec. 10, 2019

Sen. Hans Zeiger and Reps. Kelly Chambers and Chris Gildon, all R-Puyallup, invite 25th District residents to join them Thursday, Dec. 19, for a town hall listening session at the Dacca...

Dec. 6, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, prefiled legislation today in Olympia for the upcoming 2020 session that seeks to end the use of title-only bills, often called “ghost-bills.” Title-only bills contain...

Dec. 2, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, released the following statement regarding a King County judge’s decision to block a $30 car tab measure from taking effect. Voters approved Initiative 976 earlier this month....

Nov. 27, 2019

Rep. Keith Goehner has received a “City Champion Award” from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC). AWC created the award following the 2014 legislative session to recognize legislators that went out...

Nov. 7, 2019

Rep. Luanne Van Werven, R-Lynden, will be holding town hall meetings in November. The Birch Bay town hall will be held on Thursday, Nov. 14 at Bob’s Burgers and Brew for the communities...

Nov. 1, 2019

Rep. Brandon Vick has been recognized for his continued support and efforts in Olympia to ensure each student is getting the education they deserve. The Washington Association of Educators of the...

Oct. 31, 2019

The Washington Hospitality Association has named Rep. Gina Mosbrucker as “2019 Legislative Hero” for her work in the state Legislature supporting the hospitality industry. Every year, the association’s State Government Affairs...

Oct. 28, 2019

Rep. Larry Hoff, R-Vancouver, has been appointed to the Washington State Building Code Council (SBCC) by Acting House Speaker John Lovick. Hoff, who serves as the assistant ranking member on the...

Oct. 25, 2019

Sixteen Washington and Oregon state legislators will meet Friday in Vancouver to begin a bistate effort to build a new I-5 bridge. This marks the first formal meeting of the full...

Oct. 24, 2019