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I will be holding a series of town hall meetings and walking tours over the next few months to gather input from local business owners on how we can get Washington...

Aug. 9, 2011

Communities in our part of the state generally are not thought of as “urban.”  Even so, local governments in the 9th District are being forced to comply with urban-level stormwater management...

July 27, 2011

It has been great being back home and seeing you at various community events this summer. We are writing to let you know about an important public meeting this week. As...

July 12, 2011

Traveling the long back roads of our district between communities reminds me of the history of our area, specifically how many of our communities sprang up as the result of the...

July 12, 2011

It has been great being back home and seeing you at various community events this summer. We are writing to let you know about an important public meeting this week. As...

July 12, 2011

I hope you are enjoying the summer. I just returned from a memorable trip with my children to Louisiana, where I grew up. The 2011 legislative session ended May 25, after...

July 11, 2011

After a 103-day regular legislative session and an additional 30-day special session the Legislature finally adjourned on May 25. A special session should not have been needed, especially at the expense...

June 22, 2011

Since the special legislative session ended, I have been meeting with constituents, preparing bills for next session, and participating in community events around the 25th District. Every day I am reminded...

June 16, 2011

After a 103-day regular legislative session and a 30-day special session the Legislature concluded its business on May 25. Many of you engaged in the process and I am deeply grateful....

June 16, 2011

It is great to be back home in the district and seeing many of you after spending 103 days in a regular session and 30 days in a special session in...

June 15, 2011