News Releases

Legislation that will keep drunk drivers off the road and let community and technical college students know whether “low cost” materials are available for their college courses were signed into law...

March 25, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Andy Billig (D-Spokane), Speaker of the House Laurie Jinkins (D-Tacoma), Senate Minority Leader Mark Schoesler (R-Ritzville) and House Minority Leader JT Wilcox (R-Yelm) released the following statement in...

March 23, 2020

As families and employers brace for shutdowns and try to stay healthy during the coronavirus crisis, Rep. Gina Mosbrucker says new state websites with resources are now online to provide help...

March 23, 2020

During a private bill signing event Wednesday, Gov. Jay Inslee affixed his signature on three bills authored by Rep. Gina Mosbrucker that would help family members find their missing loved ones,...

March 23, 2020

A bill that will create exemptions for infill development under the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday. House Bill 2673 was introduced...

March 20, 2020

The Washington State Legislature gave final approval to Senate Bill 6068, sponsored by Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and co-sponsored by her seatmates, Reps. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, and Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake. The bill keeps proven...

March 19, 2020

Property owners from around Washington state are in shock this winter after receiving their property taxes and Rep. Robert J. Sutherland decided it was time to draft legislation to eliminate the state...

March 19, 2020

Charter schools in Washington scored a victory yesterday, as Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law Rep. Paul Harris’ bill that will enhance administration capabilities at state charter schools. House Bill 2853...

March 19, 2020

A bill that would extend peer support services for staff working within the Department of Corrections was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday. House Bill 2762 was introduced...

March 18, 2020

A bill that would expand background check requirements for public schools was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday. House Bill 2259 was authored by Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla...

March 18, 2020