News Releases

The Senate Labor and Commerce Committee voted in favor of legislation from Rep. Stephanie McClintock on Tuesday that would help people working toward a career in architecture. House Bill 1880... ...

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

A bill that would develop a consent process for people’s dental records to be used if they become missing cleared the House with unanimous support recently and now awaits a... ...

Feb. 20, 2024

The Washington State House of Representatives unveiled its 2024 supplemental capital budget proposal today. Rep. Leonard Christian, a member of the House Capital Budget Committee, highlighted projects for the 4th... ...

Feb. 19, 2024

The Washington State House of Representatives unveiled its 2024 supplemental capital budget proposal today.  The $1.27 billion spending plan invests heavily in K-12 school construction, mental health facilities, housing, and... ...

Feb. 19, 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

The state lawmakers serving eastern Clark County and Skamania County will hold a virtual town hall meeting from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. next Thursday, Feb. 22. Using the Zoom platform,... ...

Feb. 15, 2024

Majority Democrats have scheduled a Thursday hearing for a bill that creates yet another new tax in Washington state. House Bill 2476 would create a “covered lives tax” – a tax... ...

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