Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses upcoming legislative deadlines, the governors carbon tax proposal and recent talk about creating a state income tax.
Rep. Shea argues against bill allowing mandatory deduction of union dues without notifying employees of their rights to opt-out
Rep. Shea gives constitutional argument against bill allowing mandatory deduction of union dues without notifying employees of their rights to opt-out
Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks on the House floor in favor of his amendment to stop prioritization of “no barrier” housing over sober living houses for the homeless.
Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses the recently approved Hirst water-rights bill. Walsh says the bill leaves much of the state where it was prior to the state Supreme Court's Hirst decision....
Rep. Terry Nealey, R-Dayton, gives alternative methods toward reducing carbon and says the governor's $3.3 billion carbon tax is unnecessary and would hurt working families.
Rep. Dave Hayes, R-Camano Island, discusses five of his six prime-sponsored bills that survived the Legislature's first major cutoffs.
Rep. Larry Haler discusses sick Hanford workers with Austin Jenkins of TVW.
Rep. Shea talks about the bipartisan Hirst solution as well as his bill dealing with civil asset forfeitures. He also has legislation concerning county auditors and election materials.
Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom, speaks to AFS international exchange students during their visit to the state Capitol. The students share what it's like living in Washington state and what they learned...
Rep. Brad Klippert, R-Kennewick, discusses the unfortunate side of partisan politics and how it can get in the way of good policy.