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House Democrats rejected making the two-thirds tax requirement and fund education first as part of rules of the House chamber.

Feb. 1, 2013

House Democrats rejected making the two-thirds tax requirement and fund education first as part of rules of the House chamber.

Feb. 1, 2013

Rep. Dave Hayes, R-Camano Island, testified before the House Transportation Committee on Tuesday in support of two bills he has sponsored to recognize Washington’s military veterans. A Navy veteran, Hayes... ...

Jan. 31, 2013

A bill to reduce the costs of school construction received a public hearing today in the House Labor and Workforce Development Committee.   House Bill 1255, introduced by Rep. Matt... ...

Jan. 31, 2013

Reps. Judy Warnick and Matt Manweller introduced House Bill 1249 to temporarily suspend the prevailing wage for public projects involved in reconstruction after the Taylor Bridge fire. On Jan. 30, the...

Jan. 31, 2013

A bill that would place new conditions on the housing voucher program for sex offenders received a public hearing in the House Public Safety Committee today. Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup...

Jan. 31, 2013

As a second-generation farmer and former small-business owner, Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, knows about the challenges, frustrations and rewards faced by employers around the state and his rural 9th Legislative... ...

Jan. 30, 2013

The food and agriculture business is a $40 billion industry in Washington, employing more than 160,000 people. Rep. Bruce Chandler wants to see this industry continue to flourish and provide... ...

Jan. 30, 2013

House Republicans’ Home    |   Our Solutions for Health Care    |    House Health Care & Wellness Committee Hello, I’m writing to let you know about House Bill 1044 we will be... ...

Jan. 29, 2013

Rep. Liz Pike, R-Camas,has introduced three pieces of legislation to address storm water permitting and create equal environmental protection at a reduced regulatory cost. The legislation triad was developed after... ...

Jan. 25, 2013