News Releases

Due to her support for expanding employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities, Rep. Gina McCabe has been named a recipient of the Community Employment Alliance’s 2017 Outstanding Legislator Award. A non-profit...

Veterans can now have their status displayed on their state-issued driver’s license or ID card. House Bill 2343, sponsored by Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom, a companion to Senate Bill 5775, was...

Rep. Matt Manweller has been elected chair of the Select Committee on Pension Policy (SCPP). Manweller, who has been a member of the SCPP since 2013, chaired his first meeting on Tuesday. “As a member of...

Sixth Legislative District Reps. Jeff Holy, R-Cheney, and Mike Volz, R-Spokane, issued the following statement regarding today’s tragic shooting at Freeman High School. “We are heartbroken by the tragedy that unfolded...

Fourth Legislative District legislators, Sen. Mike Padden, Rep. Matt Shea and Rep. Bob McCaslin, all R-Spokane Valley, issued the following statement today regarding the school shooting at Freeman High School: “Our...

The Building Industry Association of Washington released a comprehensive report today detailing the potential economic impacts of the state Supreme Court’s flawed Hirst decision. Rep. David Taylor, R-Moxee, ranking Republican on...

As Rep. Tom Dent can attest, you never know what requests or issues may come knocking at your office door as a legislator. Earlier this summer, Dent’s office was asked to assist Loren...

The third in a series of “Transportation Solutions” Town Hall meetings will be hosted Sept. 9 in Vancouver by 18th District State Rep. Liz Pike to hear from citizens about local...

Video: Rep. Mary Dye’s floor speech to amendment 364 on Senate Bill 5048 | Amendment effect: Removes a statutory change to the Fair Fund that prevents the State Treasurer from transferring...

Earlier this week, the Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) announced it would be changing its policy regarding the prescription of opiates to Apple Health (Medicaid) clients.