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Patients at state mental hospitals who have been judged criminally insane will soon be severely restricted from leaving their facilities under a bill sponsored by Rep. Matt Shea and signed... ...

March 31, 2010

By Rep. Dan Kristiansen – Special to the chambers of commerce My House Republican colleagues and I entered the 60-day regular session Jan. 11 with one thing in mind —... ...

March 30, 2010

A letter signed by the entire Washington State House Republican caucus was sent Friday to Attorney General Rob McKenna supporting his decision to join with the bipartisan, nationwide group of... ...

March 29, 2010

Small-business owners saddled with thousands of duplicate and confusing state agency rules and regulations can breathe a little easier today because House Bill 2603, sponsored by Rep. Norma Smith, was... ...

March 24, 2010

Rep. Matt Shea today vowed to fight the federal health care measure Congressional Democrats passed Sunday night, and praised Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna for joining in a lawsuit to... ...

March 22, 2010

Time out would save taxpayers money while Democrats haggle over tax increases   State House Republican Leader Richard DeBolt said the ongoing disagreement among majority Democrats in the Legislature over... ...

March 22, 2010

Walla Walla High School freshman Lauren Wardwell traveled to Olympia March 8-12 to serve as a page in the Washington State House of Representatives. She was sponsored by her 16th... ...

March 20, 2010

The Washington State House of Representatives today passed $800 million in new and increased taxes, the largest one-year tax package in state history. The $800 million in tax increases includes... ...

March 20, 2010

Majority Democrats in the House of Representatives have voted yet once again to raise taxes. The latest tax package emerged late Friday night with lawmakers returning Saturday for a vote.... ...

March 20, 2010

Retired firefighters who are collecting pensions will no longer be barred from volunteer firefighting duties under a bill sponsored by Rep. Dan Kristiansen, and signed into law this week by... ...

March 19, 2010