Email Updates

Although we can’t meet in person, I’m getting the information from you I need to make informed decisions on behalf of our district. We’ve got several more weeks of work ahead...

Feb. 3, 2021

The legislative session is here – almost a month old – and it’s unlike any I’ve ever been involved with. Face-to-face meetings with constituents, other lawmakers, staff, and stakeholders has been...

Feb. 3, 2021

A lot has happened since my last update, so I want to bring you up to speed on some of the big things going on in the Legislature. But first, I...

Feb. 2, 2021

It’s the beginning of the fourth week of the 2021 legislative session, which began Jan. 11. Due to COVID-19, most lawmakers are working remotely. Committee hearings and floor sessions are all...

Feb. 2, 2021

As we enter the fourth week of the 2021 legislative session, we are all still adjusting to our virtual arrangement. There have been some technical difficulties, but so far, things have...

Feb. 2, 2021

I wanted to take this opportunity to check-in with everyone as we continue to maneuver through these challenging times. I hope and pray that you and your family are doing well....

Feb. 2, 2021

Your voice maters. Although it may feel as if one person can’t affect public policy, that’s not true. The process may seem complex, but getting involved in public policy decisions you...

Feb. 1, 2021

Remote testimony continues to be one of the most positive aspects of our new online work environment. Although the “pilot” program began in 2020, remote testimony has taken center-stage amid the...

Feb. 1, 2021

Gov. Jay Inslee held another press conference this week, announcing alterations to his “Healthy Washington – Roadmap to Recovery” plan. While I’m grateful that he is revisiting his earlier decision and...

Jan. 29, 2021

As week three of the legislative session ends, I wanted to provide you an update on some big issues being considered and remind you of how you can be involved in...

Jan. 29, 2021