News Releases

Rep. Matt Manweller has been elected chair of the Select Committee on Pension Policy (SCPP). Manweller, who has been a member of the SCPP since 2013, chaired his first meeting on Tuesday. “As a member of...

Sixth Legislative District Reps. Jeff Holy, R-Cheney, and Mike Volz, R-Spokane, issued the following statement regarding today’s tragic shooting at Freeman High School. “We are heartbroken by the tragedy that unfolded...

Fourth Legislative District legislators, Sen. Mike Padden, Rep. Matt Shea and Rep. Bob McCaslin, all R-Spokane Valley, issued the following statement today regarding the school shooting at Freeman High School: “Our...

The Building Industry Association of Washington released a comprehensive report today detailing the potential economic impacts of the state Supreme Court’s flawed Hirst decision. Rep. David Taylor, R-Moxee, ranking Republican on...

As Rep. Tom Dent can attest, you never know what requests or issues may come knocking at your office door as a legislator. Earlier this summer, Dent’s office was asked to assist Loren...

The third in a series of “Transportation Solutions” Town Hall meetings will be hosted Sept. 9 in Vancouver by 18th District State Rep. Liz Pike to hear from citizens about local...

Video: Rep. Mary Dye’s floor speech to amendment 364 on Senate Bill 5048 | Amendment effect: Removes a statutory change to the Fair Fund that prevents the State Treasurer from transferring...

Earlier this week, the Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) announced it would be changing its policy regarding the prescription of opiates to Apple Health (Medicaid) clients.

Thousands remain stranded on the wrong side of the broadband divide Rural Washington is waiting.  This seemed to be the predominant message at a technology roundtable in Spokane this past week,...

Rep. Matt Manweller has received the “Legislator of the Year” award from the Washington Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) for his strong leadership the past two legislative sessions to bring vocational...