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Rep. Shelly Short says low and middle income families hit the worst with governor’s new energy tax scheme
December 17, 2014

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Representative Dan Kristiansen re-elected Leader of the Washington State House Republicans
November 21, 2014

Kristiansen was unanimously chosen for his leadership post during the group’s reorganizational meeting. Continue reading

Rep. Shelly Short’s end of session update
April 11, 2014

Shelly Short Home    |   About Shelly    |    Shelly’s Newsroom    |    Sponsored Bills    |    7th Legislative District Map Dear Friends and Neighbors, For the first time since 2009, the state Legislature Continue reading

Governor signs Short legislation requiring that certain state agencies ‘show their work’ when taking significant actions
March 13, 2014

Under legislation signed today by Gov. Jay Inslee, the Washington state departments of Ecology and Fish and Wildlife are now required to make public the sources of scientific information relied upon in support of significant actions. Continue reading

Op-Ed by Rep. Shelly Short and Sen. Sharon Brown: ‘Double paying’ for clean energy only hurts Washington consumers
March 10, 2014

here in Washington state, energy consumers continually see their rates increase as they are forced to pay twice for energy efficiency upgrades as a direct result of the Energy Investment A Continue reading

7th District telephone town hall reminder! | Monday, Feb. 3 at 7:00 p.m.
January 31, 2014

Just wanted to remind you of our 7th District telephone town next week. Please join Sen. Brian Dansel and Reps. Joel Kretz and I on Monday, Feb. 3, at 7:00 p.m. to discuss state and community issues. Continue reading

Rep. Shelly Short’s Update from Olympia (1/23/14)
January 23, 2014

I’m now in Olympia for the duration of the 2014 legislative session where I’ll be debating and voting on legislation that will impact our state and the 7th Legislative District. I’m extremely hopeful that the Legislature can finish its work on time this year. Continue reading

7th District state lawmakers to host telephone town hall February 3
January 22, 2014

State Sen. Brian Dansel and Reps. Joel Kretz and Shelly Short invite residents of the 7th Legislative District to participate in an hour-long telephone town hall on Monday, Feb. 3, at 7:00 p.m. to discuss state legislative issues. To take part in the call, residents can dial in toll-free 1-877-229-8493 and enter PIN# 112381. Continue reading

Lawmaker says any effort to implement low carbon fuel standards should go through legislative process, not executive decree
January 14, 2014

As the debate surrounding potential costly environment regulations continues in Olympia, some lawmakers want to make sure that any specific efforts to implement so-called low carbon fuel standards originates in the Legislature, not through executive order from Gov. Jay Inslee. Continue reading

Republican legislators call for continuation of Climate Legislative Executive Workgroup
January 8, 2014

“Both sides agree that an economic analysis is necessary and we appreciate the governor’s willingness, as of late, to consider the importance of Washington’s economy before introducing costly carbon reduction policies,” said Short, R-Addy Continue reading