Thank you for visiting our website!

Due to election-year restrictions, content on our website cannot be changed until the Secretary of State certifies the November election results. You are still welcome to contact your representatives directly.


Email Updates

Once again, here is a snapshot look at the week ahead.  These are a few of the bills that will receive public hearings in policy committees this week.  This Friday,... ...

Feb. 18, 2013

We are now on day 33 of the scheduled 105-day session. Currently, more than 800 bills have been introduced and the pace is frenetic; however, the needs of the people back...

Feb. 16, 2013

I wanted to take this week’s e-newsletter to talk about a few important issues I am working on in Olympia on your behalf.  Some of the topics I will discuss... ...

Feb. 16, 2013

When I speak to school groups I am often asked what a typical day looks like in Olympia. To give you an idea of my committee assignments and issues I’m... ...

Feb. 16, 2013

As this legislative session continues to see attack after attack on the liberties and freedoms the majority of us hold dear, a few colleagues and I have decided to focus... ...

Feb. 15, 2013

Below is a list of selected public hearings taking place next week in the committees of the House of Representatives. Please understand that I am not advocating “for” or “against”... ...

Feb. 15, 2013

We’re about a third of the way through the 2013 legislative session and quickly approaching our first “cutoff.”  On Friday, Feb. 22 all bills must pass the policy committee they... ...

Feb. 15, 2013

I want to thank those of you who were able to participate in my telephone town hall this week.  I apologize if I interrupted the president’s State of the Union... ...

Feb. 15, 2013

I want to congratulate the University Gonzaga Bulldogs and the Whitworth Men’s Basketball team for being nationally ranked in their divisions. Our District has much to be proud of as... ...

Feb. 15, 2013

Hello from Olympia, and welcome to my email update! In prior email updates I have explained my role on my three policy committees. In this update, I’d like to take... ...

Feb. 14, 2013