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On Tuesday, our leaders in the House Appropriations Committee held a press conference to unveil the 2021-23 House Republican operating budget proposal. It's a plan Reps. Drew Stokesbary, Drew MacEwen, Kelly...

Feb. 19, 2021

Since my last update, the House has passed two COVID relief bills, the Employment Security Department has continued to struggle, and we learned hackers stole the personal data of 1.4 million...

Feb. 5, 2021

The 2021 legislative session is under way. While I am pleased we are finally getting to work, I can't help but think of how many families we could have already helped...

Jan. 19, 2021

It's now been six weeks since Gov. Jay Inslee announced his “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order, which has since been extended twice—most recently to May 31. Throughout this crisis, I've been...

May 8, 2020

In the wake of a mostly divisive legislative session, I've been extremely pleased to see the cooperation between Republicans and Democrats in working to address the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). For...

March 18, 2020

After a busy week here at the Capitol, I wanted to share my weekly video update with you. In it, I discuss the impact the coronavirus is having on our state,...

March 6, 2020

Two weeks ago, lawmakers received good news when the state revenue forecast revealed a $2.4 billion budget surplus. For our part, House Republicans immediately began thinking about how to return this...

March 4, 2020

House Republicans are gearing up for a number of major fights on issues that are critical to most of us in the 2nd District. Over the next several weeks, our members...

Feb. 14, 2020

Just hours before the 2019 legislative session adjourned last April, the majority party rushed through a B&O tax increase on more than 85,000 Washington businesses. This week, they rushed through another...

Feb. 8, 2020

As I mentioned in my last email update, House Republicans are fighting hard for you and your family this session. Our focus is on making communities safer, making life more affordable,...

Jan. 31, 2020