News Releases

The three members of the 18th District’s legislative team will hold town halls in Yacolt and La Center on Saturday, March 2, as this year’s legislative session nears its halfway point....

Feb. 21, 2019

A bill introduced by Rep. Jesse Young would educate drivers on the proper methods of zipper merging and the effects it has on easing backup during key traffic periods on Washington...

Feb. 21, 2019

Rep. Chris Corry, R-Yakima, has sponsored a trio of bills seeking to reform the relative placement process for foster children. The 14th District lawmaker notes that delays in finding suitable relative...

Feb. 21, 2019

Sen. Keith Wagoner and Reps. Carolyn Eslick and Robert J. Sutherland are inviting community members to their town hall meetings on Saturday, March 16, to hear a 2019 legislative session update,...

Feb. 20, 2019

For the first time, members of the Washington State House of Representatives have formed a Veterans and Military Families Caucus.

Feb. 20, 2019

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker says the illegal blood sport of dog fighting has grown to “epidemic” levels in central Washington and other places throughout the state. During a public hearing Monday on...

Feb. 20, 2019

A bill that would prevent cities from charging a property owner or tenant for utility services provided to a former resident passed the House Civil Rights and Judiciary Committee on Friday....

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, introduced bipartisan legislation today to repeal I-1639. Shea released the following statement regarding his proposal, House Bill 2103: “Initiative 1639 is unconstitutional in many respects and...

Feb. 19, 2019

Sponsored by 35th District Rep. Drew MacEwen, 16-year-old Josiah Sushak traveled to Olympia earlier this month to serve as a page in the Washington State House of Representatives. Sushak is an active...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Chris Gildon, R-Puyallup, has introduced two bills that would help increase the supply of affordable housing in Washington state. Both bills are based on a recent study conducted by the...

Feb. 19, 2019