Results for the category: Land Use & Housing

Democrats in the Washington House of Representatives passed the 2023-25 supplemental operating budget Saturday with a 58-37 vote. The vote came after hours of debate on a series of amendments... ...

Feb. 26, 2024

Representative Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, joins Capitol Report to offer his unique perspective on the pitfalls of the Democrats’ rent control bill (House Bill 2114) and to celebrate the unanimous... ...

Feb. 22, 2024

Rep. Mark Klicker, R-Walla Walla, joins Robb Francis and John McKay on KONA Radio to share his insights regarding the 2024 legislative session, including the housing crisis and an update... ...

Feb. 20, 2024

The Washington State House of Representatives recently passed House Bill 2114, entitled “improving housing stability.” According to the bill, it would cap the total percentage a housing provider can increase... ...

Feb. 20, 2024

Following this week’s passage of a rent control bill by House Democrats, Rep. Travis Couture, R-Allyn, has written an open letter expressing his strong opposition to the policy, and his... ...

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

Following the passage of House Bill 2114 by majority Democrats this week, Rep. Travis Couture, R-Allyn, penned an open letter, strongly opposing the rent control legislation and voicing his concerns... ...

Feb. 15, 2024

Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, speaks on the House floor to oppose a bill that would require an officer or board member of a common interest community association to complete a... ...

Feb. 15, 2024

The Washington State House of Representatives voted in favor of a bill from Rep. Mike Volz on Tuesday that originally would have given property owners more rebuilding options after a... ...

Feb. 14, 2024

With a few hours to spare before the house of origin cutoff deadline on Tuesday, Rep. Keith Goehner had two bills pass the state House of Representatives. The House unanimously... ...

Feb. 14, 2024