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During a virtual news conference, House and Senate Republican leaders discussed efforts to provide pandemic relief, reopening K-12 schools, rebuilding the economy, the governor’s vaccination schedule and moving teachers and K-12...

Jan. 19, 2021

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, gave the following speech on House Resolution 4601 in recognition and observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. “Although this day bears the name of Dr....

Jan. 18, 2021

Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, discusses a number of bills he’s working on to provide financial relief for Washington families and businesses. Watch:

Jan. 18, 2021

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, delivers remarks on his opposition to SCR 8402 during a Zoom House floor session.

Jan. 18, 2021

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks in opposition to SCR 8402, which packages 26 proclamations from the governor and extends them indefinitely until the executive office ends or rescinds the state of...

Jan. 18, 2021

Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, discusses her concerns about the 2021 legislative session being conducted mostly via Zoom and Microsoft Teams, rather than in person at the state Capitol. She also talks...

Jan. 17, 2021

In this edition of the Barkis Breakdown, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, welcomes everyone to the start of the 2021 legislative session. He explains what it means to be holding a virtual...

Jan. 15, 2021

Rep. Chris Corry, R-Yakima, shares his thoughts on the 2021 virtual session. The 14th District lawmaker also discusses his new role on the House Appropriations Committee, whose primary task will be...

Jan. 15, 2021

With the 2021 legislative session under way, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox joins TVW’s Austin Jenkins for a wide-ranging conversation about the state’s coronavirus response, House Republican priorities, and more.

Jan. 15, 2021

As the first week of the 2021 legislative session comes to a close, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox discusses a number of legislative priorities and calls on all elected officials to...

Jan. 15, 2021