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Legislation supports the on-going restoration efforts of Puget Sound Partnership The Senate approved a bill sponsored by Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom, that would help the on-going efforts of the Puget Sound...

After securing more than $30 million in funding in the capital budget proposal unveiled by the House Wednesday, 26th District Reps. Michelle Caldier and Jesse Young say there’s still more work to do....

After securing more than $30 million in funding in the capital budget proposal unveiled by the House Wednesday, 26th District Reps. Michelle Caldier and Jesse Young say there's still more work...

“Encouraging private and public sector cooperation for this industry is crucial.” Legislation that would extend the expiration date to report timber purchase data to the Department of Revenue was unanimously approved...

“Disabled veterans face many challenges, acquiring accessible housing should not be one of them.” A measure that would provide disabled veterans with a sales tax exemption for costs associated with adapted...

The Washington State Senate recently passed two pieces of legislation prime sponsored by Rep. Tom Dent. The bills now head to the governor for his signature. House Bill 2073 would add more oversight...

This week, Rep. Gina McCabe sponsored a resolution in honor and recognition of individuals with autism and their families to commemorate National Autism Awareness Month. House Resolution 4635 reads: “Through research, training,...

The Washington State House of Representatives unveiled its capital budget proposal this week which includes $515,000 for the Historic Cemetery Grant Program. Rep. Matt Manweller does not serve on the House Capital Budget...

Today, the House released a bipartisan Capital Budget plan for the 2017-19 biennium. The plan includes $4.15 billion in total spending, with over $1 billion allocated for school construction costs. The...

The state Senate unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Rep. Brandon Vick that would increase access to capital for small businesses and startup companies. Vick says House Bill 1593 will improve Washington’s crowdfunding laws. “We...