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‘It’s time for the state to officially recognize the rights of parents,’ says Graham Rep. Jenny Graham, R-Spokane, proposed legislation in the Washington State House of Representatives today that lists... ...

Jan. 26, 2023

On Tuesday, the House Local Government Committee passed legislation that would add climate change and resiliency goals to the Growth Management Act (GMA). House Bill 1181 would impose new requirements... ...

Jan. 26, 2023

Just minutes before the public hearing on House Bill 1071, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses his bill. Walsh’s proposal would provide funding for a School Resource Officer (SRO) in every... ...

Jan. 26, 2023

Rep. Eric Robertson, R-Sumner, joins Todd Ortloff on KONP Radio to discuss the importance of bringing back the reasonable suspicion standard to law enforcement’s ability to engage in vehicular pursuits.... ...

Jan. 25, 2023

Lawmakers in the state House of Representatives gave unanimous approval to six bills on Wednesday – the first legislation to pass since the 2023 session began January 9th. One comes... ...

Jan. 25, 2023

‘The people continually tell the Legislature ‘no’ and the Legislature has continually increased taxes. It’s time for that to stop,’ says Cheney Rep. Greg Cheney, R-Battle Ground, wants voters to... ...

Jan. 25, 2023

The Washington State House of Representatives today unanimously passed the first Republican bill of the 2023 legislative session: Rep. April Connors’ measure adding an exemption to the Residential Landlord-Tenant Act... ...

Jan. 25, 2023

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, talks about her legislation (HB 1415) that would fix the state Supreme Court’s “Blake Decision” that decriminalized drug possession and use in Washington state. Her bill... ...

Jan. 25, 2023

House and Senate Republicans said in a meeting with reporters that Sen. Manka Dhingra, D-Redmond, should not be allowed to stand in the way of a bipartisan desire to fix... ...

Jan. 25, 2023

Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, shares his 2023 legislative priorities on KIHR with Mark Bailey. Harris discusses his background and bills, and shares his insights on what the Legislature should be... ...

Jan. 25, 2023