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In his latest Barkis Breakdown video, 2nd District Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Yelm, provides an overview of the 2024 legislative session and touches on a wide range of topics, including:

April 1, 2024

Gov. Jay Inslee signed two bills Tuesday authored by Rep. Gina Mosbrucker to fight the scourge of fentanyl addiction in Washington state. House Bill 2396, also known as “Ivan’s Law,”... ...

March 28, 2024

Following the end of the 2024 legislative session, Rep. Travis Couture and Rep. Dan Griffey joined the new Fix Washington Podcast from the House Republican Caucus to discuss the fentanyl... ...

March 27, 2024

On Tuesday, the governor signed into law a bipartisan bill from Rep. Paul Harris that will provide a much-needed boost to the semiconductor industry in Washington. House Bill 2482 will... ...

March 26, 2024

House Bill 2147 which will create the Agricultural Pest and Disease Response Account was signed into law by Gov Jay Inslee on Monday. Rep. Tom Dent, who has been working with... ...

March 26, 2024

Sen. Perry Dozier, Rep. Skyler Rude, and Rep. Mark Klicker will hold three town hall meetings next week in the 16th District. The lawmakers will take questions and discuss a... ...

March 26, 2024

On Thursday, March 28, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Rep. Leonard Christian will be hosting a town hall meeting on the 2024 legislative session at CenterPlace Regional Event Center in Spokane Valley (2426 N... ...

March 25, 2024

The Ninth Circuit Court has dismissed an emergency motion to stay regarding a recent federal court ruling on legislative district boundaries in Central Washington. The court found that the petitioners... ...

March 25, 2024

A bipartisan bill from Rep. Kevin Waters that will boost the state’s efforts to remove fish barriers in Washington is set to become law later this year after the governor... ...

March 25, 2024

A bill sponsored by Rep. J.T. Wilcox to study the impacts of avian predation on the health of juvenile salmon populations in Washington has been signed into law by Governor... ...

March 22, 2024