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House floor debate highlights

Catalog of crises in Washington state

Republican leaders discuss budgets, initiative hearings with media

Editorial boards criticize Democrats' policies, processes

Editorial boards from news media outlets across Washington state have frequently questioned Democratic leadership and opposed many of their misguided policies. In fact, over the the last the five years, editorial boards wrote more than 170 opinion pieces critical of the majority party.

Editorial boards criticize Democrats' policies, processes

Editorial boards from news media outlets across Washington state have frequently questioned Democratic leadership and opposed many of their misguided policies. In fact, over the the last the five years, editorial boards wrote more than 170 opinion pieces critical of the majority party.

Holding state government accountable

With the last 38 years of Democratic control of the governor’s mansion, we have seen many failures in state government – including a number problems since Gov. Jay Inslee took office in January 2013. In many cases, it’s leadership in state government that has failed – not front-line state employees.

Holding state government accountable

With the last 38 years of Democratic control of the governor’s mansion, we have seen many failures in state government – including a number problems since Gov. Jay Inslee took office in January 2013. In many cases, it’s leadership in state government that has failed – not front-line state employees.

Rep. Jim Walsh champions amendment to support fishing fleet upgrades

During the recent debate on the House floor, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, spoke in favor of Amendment 1098 to the state’s supplemental transportation budget. This amendment aims to allocate a... ...

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VIDEO: Rep. Andrew Barkis praises bipartisan supplemental transportation budget proposal

Rep. Andrew Barkis, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, speaks in favor of the supplemental transportation budget proposal, which was crafted in a bipartisan manner. He dives into the... ...

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VIDEO: "It falls short," says Rep. Kelly Chambers of Democrats' supplemental operating budget proposal

Rep. Kelly Chambers, assistant ranking member on the House Appropriations Committee, speaks in opposition to the Democrats’ $2.2 billion operating budget proposal. In her speech, she confronts the growing size... ...

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