News Releases

12th District Rep. Keith Goehner recently led a delegation of legislators to South Korea to strengthen international relations and get a firsthand look at economic development occurring in the country. As part... ...

June 1, 2023

Rep. April Connors was recently promoted to assistant ranking member on the House Appropriations Committee. The powerful, 31-member committee crafts the state’s operating budget and works on related bills. In... ...

May 26, 2023

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, ranking Republican on the state House Community Safety, Justice, and Reentry Committee, has been appointed by U.S. Congressman Dan Newhouse to serve on the Central Washington Fentanyl... ...

May 25, 2023

Last week, the Washington Airport Management Association (WAMA) awarded Rep. Tom Dent the President’s Award for his work on aviation/airport issues. Association President Brandon Rakes says WAMA feels fortunate Dent... ...

May 25, 2023

Fourth District lawmakers State Rep. Suzanne Schmidt, Rep. Leonard Christian, and Sen. Mike Padden are participating in a town hall, in which constituents are invited to join them, at CenterPlace in the... ...

May 22, 2023

The Washington Green Hydrogen Alliance (WGHA) on Thursday named Rep. Peter Abbarno as a recipient of their Washington Green Hydrogen Legislative Champion award. The group’s goal is to make Washington... ...

May 22, 2023

Rep. Eric Robertson, R-Sumner, has been appointed the ranking Republican member on the House Consumer Protection and Business Committee. He previously served as the ranking Republican member on the House... ...

May 19, 2023

State Rep. Suzanne Schmidt, R-Spokane Valley, has been appointed the ranking member on the House Labor and Workplace Standards Committee. Schmidt, who is serving her first-term, was the assistant ranking... ...

May 19, 2023

Rep. Chris Corry, R-Yakima, has been appointed as the top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, where he has served as assistant ranking member since 2021. An important fiscal committee,... ...

May 18, 2023

Lawmakers in the 35th District are appalled by Gov. Jay Inslee’s veto of language in the state operating budget that would have required notice before the placement of sexually violent... ...

May 18, 2023