Audio Reports

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, joins Capitol Report to discuss which bills passed from the House to the Senate, and the bills that died and will need to be tried again... ...

Feb. 16, 2024

Rep. Mark Klicker, R-Walla Walla, joins Capitol Report to discuss the differences between the Democrats’ rent control bill and several Republican alternatives that take a different approach to the state’s... ...

Feb. 16, 2024

Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, joins Capitol Report to discuss Republican and bipartisan accomplishments she is proud of as legislators pass the halfway mark of session. Wash. House Republicans · 02-16-24... ...

Feb. 16, 2024

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about legislation he is working on that would increase readiness to fight invasive diseases on Washington farms and another bill that would continue the... ...

Feb. 16, 2024

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, describes the six citizens’ initiatives to the Legislature and how House Republicans have repeatedly tried to convince majority Democrats to hold public hearings on each measure.... ...

Feb. 16, 2024

Increased tax credits may be offered to businesses in 39 Washington Main Street communities under a bill that passed Thursday in Olympia. Nic Scott reports from the state Capitol. Wash.... ...

Feb. 15, 2024

House Republican lawmakers share disappointment that Democrats have rejected proposals to make life more affordable, and communities safer, and to address the drug and homelessness crises. John Sattgast reports. Wash.... ...

Feb. 15, 2024

A Republican lawmaker has come up with an idea to quickly identify taggers and eradicate graffiti. The bill, approved Saturday in the state House of Representatives, is scheduled for a... ...

Feb. 14, 2024

Rep. Kevin Waters, R-Stevenson, joined Mark Bailey of KIHR this week to discuss the House of Origin cutoff for the 2024 legislative session and to give an update on the... ...

Feb. 14, 2024

Rep. Tom Dent joins KIT Radio to discuss legislation increasing costs on taxpayers instead of focusing on affordability for Washingtonians. He also talks about his two agricultural-related bills passed by... ...

Feb. 13, 2024