Email Updates

Just a reminder that I’m hosting two town hall meetings this Saturday, Feb. 20 in Spokane. The first will be from 9-10 a.m. at Ridgeview Elementary School (5610 North Maple Street),...

Feb. 17, 2010

Yesterday, the Economic and Revenue Forecast Council released its estimates for our state’s revenues and economic climate during the next three months.  This news warrants some optimism that light is at...

Feb. 14, 2010

More than halfway through the legislative session, I thought I would take the opportunity this week to give a brief update on education and public safety...

Feb. 13, 2010

In my last e-newsletter, I highlighted legislation in the state Senate that would toss out the Taxpayer Protection Act of 2007 (Initiative 960). A bill has passed out of the Senate...

Feb. 12, 2010

I have found that e-mail updates are a great way to reach constituents with important news and information affecting our district and state. But election-year restrictions limit my ability to send...

Feb. 12, 2010

Last night, Senate Democrats voted for a second time on a measure that would suspend Initiative 960.  The voter-approved initiative requires a two-thirds majority in the Legislature to increase taxes. By...

Feb. 12, 2010

When it comes to health care reform, most of us want the same thing. We want to make sure everyone has access to affordable, quality health care. The question is: “How...

Feb. 12, 2010

While you are hard at work trying to make ends meet, the Democratic majority is working hard to increase your taxes. This weekend, you have the opportunity to tell them exactly...

Feb. 11, 2010

While you are hard at work trying to make ends meet, the Democratic majority is working hard to increase your taxes. This weekend you have the opportunity to tell them exactly...

Feb. 11, 2010

This week, Senate Democrats passed a measure to suspend citizen-approved Initiative 960, also known as the Taxpayer Protection Act. This initiative requires a two-thirds vote of both the House and Senate,...

Feb. 11, 2010