Audio Reports

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, joins talk host Ari Hoffman on KVI to discuss the staff shortage aboard Washington State Ferries. Wash. House Republicans ยท...

Oct. 15, 2021

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, talks with KELA’s Peter Abbarno about homelessness, his young life growing up in poverty and how he overcame it, the struggles of intergenerational poverty and how...

Oct. 14, 2021

Speaking on the Jason Rantz Show (KTTH – Seattle), Rep. Jenny Graham, R-Spokane, says the only way to reasonably stop the firings of unvaccinated workers is in the courts or the...

Oct. 5, 2021

Rep. Michelle Caldier, ranking member of the House Housing, Human Services and Veterans Committee, was at ground zero of the negotiations to end the statewide eviction moratorium on June 30. Caldier,...

Sept. 30, 2021

A state lawmaker from Lewis County plans to introduce legislation to bring attention to the hazards of cold-water shock following the drowning of a young man last spring near Chehalis. John...

Sept. 29, 2021

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, who serves as ranking Republican on the House Public Safety Committee, tells KELA’s Peter Abbarno of her concerns about new police reform laws that make it more...

Sept. 23, 2021

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, talks with KELA Radio’s Peter Abbarno about the many flaws of the new state-run long-term care program and its payroll tax. Later, the two discuss pushbacks to...

Sept. 16, 2021

Speaking with Kyle Pauley on KXRO Radio, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses President Biden’s new mask mandates and makes comparisons with COVID mandates handed down by Gov. Jay Inslee. Wash. House...

Sept. 13, 2021

Speaking on KELA Radio’s “Let’s Talk About It” program with host Peter Abbarno, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, says new low carbon fuel standard legislation, along with climate change policies, and a...

Sept. 9, 2021

Following the announcement by the Washington Federation of State Employees that they reached a tentative agreement regarding the vaccination mandate for state employees, 19th District State Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, spoke...

Sept. 7, 2021