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House unanimously approves Rep. Short’s bill to help keep local construction costs down
February 11, 2015

Currently, there are two designated climate zones in Washington, delineated between the Western and Eastern parts of the state. Short’s bill would keep Northeast Washington from being designated its own climate zone. Continue reading

Rep. Shelly Short’s Update from Olympia: The 2015 session begins (1/29/15)
January 29, 2015

Shelly Short Home    |   About Shelly    |    Shelly’s Newsroom    |    Sponsored Bills    |    7th District Map   Dear Friends and Neighbors, The 105-day 2015 session is in full swing and I’ll Continue reading

Kretz and Short get to work as 2015 legislative session begins in Olympia
January 16, 2015

In an unprecedented move, at least as far back as any “old timers” in the Washington State Legislature can remember, the 7th Legislative District saw its clout increased as both members of the House of Representatives were recently elected to senior leadership positions within their caucus. Continue reading

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