Published on January 29, 2018

Rep. Brian Blake, D-Aberdeen talks about his House Bill 1085, which offers flexibility for local governments to permit and encourage small housing developments. He also talks about his House Bill 1952, which would allow cities that conduct electrical inspections to… READ MORE

Published on January 19, 2018

Dear friends, It’s been a very busy first two weeks of session and there’s a lot to report. First, the breaking news: we passed a Hirst fix bill and a Capital Budget, and they are headed to the governor’s desk…. READ MORE

Published on January 19, 2018

Rep. Brian Blake, D-Aberdeen, talks about finally reaching an agreement on a fix for the Hirst issue. The bill (SB 6091) ensures water will be available to support development and establishes a task force on water resource mitigation. Blake also… READ MORE

Published on January 18, 2018

OLYMPIA—Earlier this evening, the Senate and House of Representatives passed a $4.18 billion-investment capital budget. SB 6090 includes a record $1 billion to build new public schools, a key provision to help school districts reduce K-3 class sizes, as well… READ MORE

Published on January 12, 2018

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