Email Updates

It is great to be back home after spending five months in Olympia in both a 103-day regular legislative session and a 30-day special session. The Legislature finally concluded its business...

June 14, 2011

After a 105-day session, and an extra 30-day special session, the 2011 Legislature finally wrapped up its work last week.  While I’m happy to be back in the district after a...

June 8, 2011

The Legislature concluded its business on May 25 following a 103-day regular legislative session and 30-day special session. I’m disappointed that state lawmakers could not finish their work on time, at...

June 7, 2011

Now that the session has finally adjourned, I have put together this brief legislative update that I hope you find helpful and informative. Also below is information on the telephone town...

June 3, 2011

The special session adjourned Wednesday, May 25. We made some difficult decisions and now I am relieved to be home! $32.2 billion budget passed I’m disappointed with the final budget passed...

June 3, 2011

The special session ended Wednesday, May 25. I complete this nearly five-month session with some accomplishments, some disappointments, and definitely determination for the future.

June 3, 2011

After a 105-day regular session and an additional 30-day special session, the 2011 Legislature finally adjourned last week. As I returned to the district after my first legislative session I could...

June 2, 2011

After a 105-day session, and an extra 30-day special session, the 2011 Legislature finally wrapped up its work last week.  While I’m happy to be back in the district after a...

June 1, 2011

After a 105-day session, and an extra 30-day special session, the 2011 Legislature finally wrapped up its work last week.  While I’m happy to be back in the district after a...

June 1, 2011

After nearly five months in Olympia the Legislature adjourned on May 25 after a 103-day legislative session and an additional 30-day special session. An operating budget, a capital budget and an...

May 31, 2011