Published on December 14, 2017

OLYMPIA – In anticipation of today’s Federal Communications Commission vote to repeal net neutrality regulations, Rep. Drew Hansen (D-Bainbridge Island) introduced legislation Wednesday protecting Washington consumers’ access to a free and open internet. “Literally no one except the giant cable… READ MORE

Published on September 5, 2017

STATEMENT BY STATE REPRESENTATIVE DREW HANSEN, CHAIR OF WASHINGTON HOUSE HIGHER EDUCATION COMMITTEE, ON DACA STUDENTS: “My bill (HB 1488) will protect DACA students from losing College Bound state financial aid if DACA is eliminated. We will push for this… READ MORE

Published on June 2, 2017

“We are not going to end public funding of Evergreen, or any other public university, because of student protests.”

Published on April 21, 2017

OLYMPIA – Under current law, there are no consequences when a person who is ineligible to own a firearm tries to buy one but fails the background check. Rep. Drew Hansen’s (D-Bainbridge Island) bill, on its way to the Governor’s desk after… READ MORE

Published on April 21, 2017

We passed a bill of mine with overwhelming bipartisan support to protect your internet privacy. Background: a few weeks ago, Congress blocked FCC rules that would have prevented Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from using your private information – like your browsing… READ MORE

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