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A bill that would prevent cities from charging a property owner or tenant for utility services provided to a former resident passed the House Civil Rights and Judiciary Committee on Friday....

Feb. 19, 2019

In this video update, Rep. Chris Corry, R-Yakima, discusses his DNR land use bill and a trio of foster care-related legislation. The 14th District lawmaker’s foster care bills would provide new...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Chris Corry, R-Yakima, shares his remarks about Children’s Day on the House floor. Every year, legislators celebrate this special day by bringing their children, grandchildren, nephews, and nieces to the...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses two bills he has taken a controversial stand on: childhood vaccinations and increased requirements for child safety seats. The 19th District lawmaker says the bills are...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, introduced bipartisan legislation today to repeal I-1639. Shea released the following statement regarding his proposal, House Bill 2103: “Initiative 1639 is unconstitutional in many respects and...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, joins KIHR to discuss her legislation including domestic violence bills, HB 2092 regarding huckleberries, animal abuse legislation, and is joined by constituent David West to talk about...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Norma Smith, R-Clinton, joins Ed Bremer on KSER to discuss policy cutoff week, the volume of bills that have been introduced, her consumer privacy legislation and work on the capital...

Feb. 19, 2019

Sponsored by 35th District Rep. Drew MacEwen, 16-year-old Josiah Sushak traveled to Olympia earlier this month to serve as a page in the Washington State House of Representatives. Sushak is an active...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Chris Gildon, R-Puyallup, has introduced two bills that would help increase the supply of affordable housing in Washington state. Both bills are based on a recent study conducted by the...

Feb. 19, 2019

Legislation that would improve how the state identifies highly capable students unanimously passed the House Education Committee on Monday afternoon. House Bill 1641, sponsored by Rep. Brandon Vick, would require school...

Feb. 19, 2019