News Releases

Rep. Tom Dent has introduced legislation requesting the FAA keep Grant County International Airport's Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) facilities open and not relocated.

Rep. Norm Johnson says two health insurers have stepped up to offer individual health insurance in Klickitat County in 2018. Earlier this month when insurers submitted their 2018 coverage plans to...

In a 94-0 vote Tuesday, the House passed a bill sponsored by Rep. Drew MacEwen that would change testing requirements for high school graduation to enable more students to graduate on...

On the heels of an announcement by Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler today that Klickitat County will have two health insurers in 2018, Rep. Gina McCabe, R-Goldendale, released the following statement: “When it...

Rep. Morgan Irwin was recently appointed to the Commercially Sexually Exploited Children Statewide Coordinating Committee. Irwin replaces former state Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way. The Legislature created the committee in 2013 to...

This month, the Office of the Insurance Commissioner announced Klickitat County may be without health insurance coverage in 2018 as carriers have not filed plans in the county for Washington state’s...

The Washington State Economic and Revenue Forecast Council released its quarterly state revenue forecast today. According to Chief Economist and Executive Director Steve Lerch, the General Fund-State (GF-S) revenue forecast has...

Legislative proposal seeks to help increase healthcare coverage options for rural residents. Today in Olympia, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, introduced the Washington Patient Choice Restoration Act. The bill would make it...

The Washington State Senate voted Tuesday to approve a bill that would change the state’s Growth Management Act (GMA) to allow limited development along the Chelatchie Prairie Railroad in Clark County. Senate...

State Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen says that, recent events at The Evergreen State College have highlighted the need for stronger state public policy reaffirming both the First Amendment to the U.S....