News Releases

The House Finance Committee has scheduled a public hearing on a bill to create work opportunities for military members, veterans and their families for Thursday, Feb. 2 at 1:30 p.m.... ...

Jan. 27, 2023

Just three weeks into his first legislative session, Rep. Sam Low, R-Lake Stevens, has passed his first bill off the House floor. The 39th Legislative District representative received unanimous support from...

Jan. 27, 2023

A new bill from Rep. Mark Klicker that would help increase and train the renewable energy workforce received a public hearing on Wednesday. House Bill 1194 would establish a joint... ...

Jan. 27, 2023

Messina Occhino sponsored by Rep. Ed Orcutt Messina Occhino paged in the Washington State House of Representatives January 16-20. The Chehalis Middle School student was sponsored by Rep. Ed Orcutt... ...

Jan. 27, 2023

35th District lawmakers respond to public uproar – new requirements from Thurston County delay Feb. 1 opening A Tenino sex-predator home that caught lawmakers and neighbors by surprise is prompting... ...

Jan. 26, 2023

‘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

‘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. Chris Corry has launched a fresh effort to rein in the governor’s emergency powers. House Bill 1535 is co-sponsored by Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia and is identical to House Bill 1772,...

Jan. 24, 2023