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House Republicans in Olympia say they’re ready to take on the 2020 legislative session when it convenes Monday with a new policy agenda that emphasizes keeping Washington safe, affordable and accountable....

Jan. 12, 2020

While the voter-approved $30-dollar car tab initiative remains tied up in the courts, House Republicans in Olympia are preparing legislation that would implement the lower fees and establish a new funding...

Jan. 10, 2020

Rep. Norma Smith is sponsoring five bills in the 2020 legislative session that would address online data privacy for consumers. The ranking member on the House Innovation, Technology and Economic Development...

Jan. 9, 2020

While state lawmakers are facing many issues in the upcoming 2020 legislative session, a problem rapidly growing statewide has captured their attention. John Sattgast reports from the state Capitol. SATTGAST: (1:36)...

Jan. 9, 2020

Rep. Vicki Kraft is inviting citizens from throughout the 17th Legislative District to join her for a town hall meeting, Saturday, Jan. 18, 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon at Washington State...

Jan. 9, 2020

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox provides a preview of the 2020 session and says House Republicans will be focused on upholding the will of the voters with respect to I-976 ($30...

Jan. 9, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, released the following statement regarding ending the use of title-only bills, also referred to as “ghost bills,” which bypass the public’s right to scrutinize legislation. The Aberdeen...

Jan. 9, 2020

Rep. Morgan Irwin, Assistant Floor Leader, kicks off the 2020 legislative session with vision on how House Republicans must do more to keep your neighborhoods and residents safe, including those who...

Jan. 8, 2020

Rep. Andrew Barkis, ranking member on the House Transportation Committee, kicks off the 2020 legislative session with vision on how House Republicans will work hard to make Washington state affordable for...

Jan. 8, 2020

During Washington’s early years of wolf recovery, social conflict between people with different perspectives and values has increased dramatically. There are some using this conflict for a broader agenda, not attempting...

Jan. 8, 2020