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With a 93-5 vote Tuesday, the state House approved a bill sponsored by Rep. Matt Boehnke aimed at fostering economic growth by supporting emerging businesses in the new space economy. While...

Feb. 19, 2020

Two monumental housing policies that seek to get Washington state building again passed the state House of Representatives this week. Both bills were authored by Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia. “From the...

Feb. 19, 2020

Reps. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, and Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, are inviting 9th District constituents to join them for a telephone town hall on Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 6 – 7 p.m. to...

Feb. 19, 2020

With today’s updated state revenue forecast projecting a surge of $1.1 billion in unexpected new revenue, House Republican budget lead, Rep. Drew Stokesbary, has introduced a bill to provide $1 billion...

Feb. 19, 2020

On Tuesday, the Washington State House of Representatives unanimously passed a measure to keep drunk drivers off the road by preventing them from accessing their cars shortly after they have been...

Feb. 19, 2020

Irwin: “Let’s do right by our kids and the sports they compete in.” A bill seeking to create a centralized reporting system for data relating to concussion rates in high school...

Feb. 18, 2020

Two bills sponsored by Rep. Dan Griffey overwhelmingly passed out of the State House of Representatives today. House Bill 2889 passed 97-1, while House Bill 2783 passed 95-2. Previously, the Local...

Feb. 18, 2020

The state House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill Tuesday that could help solve missing persons cases in Washington by having investigating agencies submit those cases and DNA samples to a...

Feb. 18, 2020

A bill that would require huckleberry buyers to retain purchase records for at least one year passed the House of Representatives unanimously today (Tuesday). “This bill was brought to me by...

Feb. 18, 2020

Thirty-fifth District Reps. Dan Griffey and Drew MacEwen will be holding a town hall meeting on Thursday, Feb. 27 at Oakland Bay Junior High School in Shelton. During the town hall, which will run from...

Feb. 18, 2020