News Releases

On Tuesday, the Senate Majority Coalition Caucus released their budget plan for the new biennium. Senate Bill 5048 includes the funding needed to keep the Naselle Youth Camp open and operating....

Sen. Lynda Wilson, Rep. Paul Harris and Rep. Vicki Kraft, will co-host a telephone town hall meeting March 29. The community conversation, which is similar to a call-in radio format, will...

Rainier Middle School student Devyn Nelson traveled to Olympia last week and served as a page in the state House of Representatives. She was sponsored by her 47th District Rep. Mark...

Rep. Paul Harris has received the YMCA Legislative Champion Award for 2017 in recognition of his leadership for children, families and healthy communities. The Washington State Alliance of YMCA’s presented Harris the award...

On Thursday, Erin Merryn, a childhood sexual abuse survivor and Erin’s Law’s namesake, will testify in favor of a bill that would establish a work group tasked with creating age-appropriate sexual-abuse prevention...

Ninth District Rep. Mary Dye and Rep. Joe Schmick will hold a town hall meeting by telephone on the evening of Thursday, March 23. The conversation will begin at 6:00 p.m....

Elma High School student Taylor Clapp traveled to Olympia last week to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. She was sponsored by 19th District Rep. Jim Walsh....

‘Releasing incomplete information and utilizing scare tactics is not helpful,’ says Schmick   Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, and ranking Republican on the House Health Care Committee, issued the following statement today...

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

Tenth District legislators Sen. Barbara Bailey, R-Oak Harbor, Rep. Norma Smith, R-Clinton, and Rep. Dave Hayes, R–Camano Island, will hold town hall meetings in Coupeville and Mount Vernon on Saturday, March 25. The trio...