News Releases

In an effort to be more easily accessible to the citizens she serves, Rep. Vicki Kraft announced today she has opened a new 17th District legislative office in Vancouver. “I’m excited...

Oct. 22, 2019

Rep. Paul Harris has received the National Distinguished Advocacy Award (NDAA) from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) for his work on tobacco control legislation. The NDAA is the...

Oct. 3, 2019

At a Seattle press conference Friday, the governor announced a ban on a variety of vaping and e-cigarette products. The executive order directs the Washington State Board of Health to use...

Sept. 27, 2019

A press conference was held Monday at Columbia Junior High School in Fife to highlight the implementation of certain school safety provisions in House Bill 1216. The bill, which received overwhelming...

Sept. 24, 2019

Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, will be hosting a “Legislative Coffee Chat” on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at the Twisp Town Hall. The informal event will allow 12th District constituents the opportunity to...

Sept. 19, 2019

A new domestic violence survivor resources poster that will be featured in all Washington workplaces was unveiled today (Friday) during a news conference at the YWCA of Yakima by Rep. Gina...

Aug. 30, 2019

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, and Suzi LeVine, commissioner of the Washington Employment Security Department (ESD), will hold a news conference Friday, Aug. 30, 9:30 a.m. at the YWCA of Yakima to...

Aug. 29, 2019

Background: The Legislature passed the state’s two-year transportation budget, House Bill 1160, near the end of the 2019 legislative session. Six single-sentence provisions relating to public transportation grants were stricken by...

Aug. 29, 2019

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker says new figures released by the Department of Employment Security (ESD) show 990 employers across the state are now participating in the YesVets program and 4,195 veterans have...

Aug. 23, 2019

Rep. Michelle Caldier is inviting local residents to join her Wednesday, Aug. 28, in Lakebay for an informal coffee meeting to discuss issues involving the 26th Legislative District. “I am honored...

Aug. 23, 2019