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A bill sponsored by Rep. Mary Dye that would study implementing a wild horse inmate training program, and her appropriation in the state supplemental operating budget to keep invasive species from...

April 8, 2020

As families, students and businesses work through shutdowns and try to stay healthy during the coronavirus crisis, the 12th District’s lawmakers urge folks to “Stay Home, Stay Safe.” State Reps. Mike...

April 8, 2020

No longer will insurance companies get to pocket Medicaid reimbursement rate increases meant for behavioral health care providers. On Thursday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed House Bill 2584, sponsored by Rep. Michelle...

April 7, 2020

The governor affixed his signature to two bills authored by Rep. Chris Corry during a private bill signing recently.

April 7, 2020

On Friday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation that will provide regulatory relief for early learning providers. Rep. Tom Dent sponsored House Bill 2556 after talking with early learning and child care...

April 6, 2020

A measure to create a workplace domestic violence task force was among 147 bills and supplemental budget appropriations Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed Friday in an effort to save money to address...

April 6, 2020

‘This bill allows patients to keep more of their money and provides some measure of certainty about the cost of insulin moving forward,’ says Maycumber Governor Jay Inslee signed legislation today...

April 3, 2020

Earlier today, Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed $445 million in spending from the 2020 supplemental operating budget that was approved by lawmakers in March. Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, ranking Republican on the...

April 3, 2020

Governor Jay Inslee has signed a bill sponsored by Rep. Drew MacEwen that will provide financial relief for non-high school districts in Washington state. House Bill 2040 will change the calculation...

April 3, 2020

Gov. Jay Inslee signed House Bill 2645 into law on Thursday. The legislation, prime sponsored by Rep. Norma Smith, will change existing state solar stewardship laws to cover utility-scale panels. The...

April 3, 2020