Video Updates

In this video update, Rep. Eric Robertson, R-Sumner, talks about the final week of the 2021 legislative session, including the meaning of conference committees, the status of the state’s budgets including...

April 22, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, says the capital gains income tax is unpopular, unnecessary and unconstitutional. He explains his concern about the tax, including a provision that prevents citizens from having a...

April 21, 2021

Rep. Chris Corry, R-Yakima, shares remarks during House floor debate on the capital gains income tax, Senate Bill 5096.

April 21, 2021

In a press conference covering a wide range of topics, House and Senate Republicans addressed their biggest hopes and fears as the 2021 legislative session winds to a close and revealed...

April 21, 2021

Rep. Sutherland gives a floor speech supporting Senate Bill 5000, which would create a hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle pilot sales and use tax exemption program. The bill passed the Legislature...

April 21, 2021

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, provides an update just days before the end of the 2021 legislative session on April 25, including two bills she authored that the governor signed, and provisos...

April 20, 2021

In this legislative video update, Rep. Brad Klippert, R-Kennewick, talks about the need for balance regarding parental rights, drive-by lawsuits (House Bill 1574), and what is the role of government?

April 19, 2021

Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama, discusses the last week of the 2021 legislative session, including the income tax on capital gains (Senate Bill 5096) and cap-and-tax (Senate Bill 5126) legislation. Learn more...

April 19, 2021

In his week 14 recap, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox reiterates the need for the Legislature to pass emergency powers reform this session and reject the dozens of tax and fee...

April 16, 2021

During floor action on Friday, April 16, Rep. Drew MacEwen made a motion to place House Concurrent Resolution 4402 on the Second Reading Calendar. The new resolution would have waived previously...

April 16, 2021