News Releases

The photo of Alyssa McLemore, a 21-year-old member of the Aleut tribe from Kent, Washington, who has been missing for 10 years, will be featured on the Washington State Patrol’s (WSP)...

June 13, 2019

During the 2019 legislative session, Rep. Brad Klippert, R-Kennewick, introduced several measures to improve public safety throughout Washington state. Recently, Gov. Inslee signed two of these bills into law. House Bill...

June 10, 2019

Legislation was signed into law recently to address two major concerns of northeast Washington residents: wildfires and wolves. The two bills, sponsored by Wauconda Republican Rep. Joel Kretz, passed the Legislature...

June 4, 2019

Reps. Matt Boehnke and Skyler Rude have been appointed to serve on the National Conference of State Legislature’s (NCSL) Nuclear Legislative Working Group. The group, which meets two times per year,...

May 31, 2019

A bill that will increase the presence of eastern Washington on the state Department of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF) Oversight Board was signed by the governor on Tuesday. House Bill...

May 24, 2019

On Tuesday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill sponsored by Rep. Larry Hoff to eliminate inefficiencies at the Department of Licensing (DOL) after its rollout of a modernized licensing system late...

May 23, 2019

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, released the following statement in response to the National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) report on the 2017 Amtrak Passenger Train...

May 23, 2019

Residents of the 18th Legislative District are invited to a trio of town hall meetings being held on Saturday, May 25, in Washougal, Yacolt and Vancouver. Sen. Ann Rivers and Reps....

May 17, 2019

Reps. Vicki Kraft and Paul Harris, and Sen. Lynda Wilson, all R-Vancouver, are inviting citizens from throughout the 17th Legislative District to join them Saturday morning, June 1, in Vancouver for...

May 17, 2019

Reps. Gina Mosbrucker and Chris Corry are inviting citizens from throughout the 14th District to join them at one of their upcoming “Legislative Update” meetings, in which they will discuss the 2019 legislative session...

May 15, 2019