News Releases

During a meeting of the Joint Committee on Veterans’ and Military Affairs Monday, Rep. Drew MacEwen was selected to serve as co-chair and an executive member of the committee. MacEwen, a...

After being appointed to fill a vacant seat in the 39th Legislative District, State Representative Carolyn Eslick, R-Sultan, is already getting off to a running start. The new lawmaker recently visited...

On Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2nd District Reps. J.T. Wilcox and Andrew Barkis will join Yelm Mayor JW Foster and other state and local leaders for a roundtable discussion on mobility...

On Saturday, Oct. 7, 35th District Rep. Drew MacEwen was on hand to witness the commissioning of the U.S. Navy's newest Virginia-class fast-attack submarine, the USS Washington.

Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, will host an informational “Capital Budget Grant Workshop” to help local governments and non-profit organizations identify and apply for grants funded through the state’s capital budget. “The...

Recently appointed Rep. Carolyn Eslick, R-Sultan, is jumping into her new role at the state Legislature with her sleeves rolled up, ready to work. House leadership has already assigned the new...

Rep. Joyce McDonald, R-Puyallup, has been appointed to serve as ranking member of the House State Government Committee. The House State Government Committee sees a broad array of bills and legislation...

Did you know that your Washington state legislators participate on councils and committees outside the Legislative body? Recently, Speaker of the House Frank Chopp appointed Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, to serve on...

Rep. Terry Nealey, ranking Republican on the House Finance Committee, and 35 other House Republican lawmakers, sent a letter to Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson Tuesday urging his office to “defend...

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, issued the following statement on the Washington State Department of Ecology’s (DOE) denial of a key permit sought by Millennium Bulk Terminals. The permit would allow for...