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A bill sponsored by Rep. Melanie Stambaugh that would allow college students to vote on whether or not to increase their own services and activities (S&A) fees was approved by the...

Charles Wright Academy student Nadeen Baba, 14, traveled to Olympia Feb. 27 and spent the week serving as a page in the state House of Representatives. She was sponsored by her...

On Monday, the Washington State House of Representatives passed a bill that would exempt certain law enforcement officers from the field firearms skills portion of any online hunter education course. House...

The Washington State House of Representatives has passed House Bill 1046, which would maintain accountability in graduation requirements while discontinuing the Certificate of Academic Achievement and Certificate of Individual Achievement state tests. Rep....

A bill clarifying the authority of Gambling Commission officers and what enforcement they can provide received unanimous approval by the state House Monday. House Bill 1475, introduced by 31st District Rep. Morgan Irwin, at...

  House Bill 1924, sponsored by Rep. Tom Dent to assist small forest landowners in reducing wildfire risk on their property recently passed the state House of Representatives. The bill would exempt...

A bill to eliminate the statute of limitations on certain felony sex offenses passed the House Monday. The bill’s sponsor, Rep. Dan Griffey, said the course of action his bill would...

In a 92-6 vote Monday, the House passed a bill sponsored by Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, to delink state tests from high school graduation requirements.

Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and Reps. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, and Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, are holding an hour-long telephone town hall on Monday, March 13, at 6 p.m. The program is similar to a call-in radio...

The Washington State House of Representatives approved legislation today to help communities threatened by, and recovering from, homelessness due to wildfires. House Bill 2010, sponsored by Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, allows...