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Legislation that would streamline business and occupation tax filing dates for annual filers unanimously passed the state House of Representatives on Monday. Rep. Luanne Van Werven, the sponsor of House Bill...

March 12, 2019

Following on the passage of his bill last week to delink standardized tests from high school graduation requirements, the state House has approved two more education reform bills sponsored by Rep....

March 11, 2019

Reps. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, and Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, are holding a town hall meeting on Saturday, March 23. The lawmakers will provide an update on the 2019 legislative session. Community members in the 12th District...

March 11, 2019

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, has co-sponsored a measure to help bring remote testimony opportunities to the Washington State House of Representatives. House Resolution 4621 was introduced Monday, and encourages the...

March 11, 2019

Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and Reps. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, and Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, are inviting community members to their town hall meetings on Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23. The lawmakers will provide a 2019 session...

March 11, 2019

On Friday, the Washington State House of Representatives passed a bill that would delink standardized assessments from high school graduation requirements, as well as create new pathways toward graduation. Rep. Mike...

March 8, 2019

The Washington State House of Representatives approved a bill Thursday sponsored by Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, to help reduce stigma associated with alternative learning experiences. Alternative learning experience programs allow...

March 8, 2019

Two bills by Rep. Gina Mosbrucker aimed at providing tools to help domestic violence victims escape their abusers and recognize the need for medical help passed the Washington State House of...

March 8, 2019

The three members of the 18th District's legislative team is holding a town hall at the Port of Camas-Washougal on Saturday, March 16

March 8, 2019

‘Costs will rise, plans will decrease and care will become more difficult to find,’ says Schmick The Washington State House of Representatives passed a public option health care bill today, which...

March 8, 2019