Published on July 24, 2017

Bipartisan budget embodies state’s core values The past year, my life in Olympia has centered on solving the school funding problem that has held our state back from delivering the top-quality education our 1.1 million schoolchildren deserve. Between my work… READ MORE

Published on April 21, 2017

Education funding and budget update Over the past year, I’ve shared with you my work on the Education Funding Task Force and as chair of the Finance Committee. My number one goal is to ensure we meet our obligation to… READ MORE

Published on April 12, 2017

For Immediate Release: April 11, 2017 OLYMPIA – Businesses in Washington can expect a simpler process for acquiring general business licenses now that the Senate passed legislation to simplify an often confusing and time-consuming process. When businesses operate in more… READ MORE

Published on March 31, 2017

As chair of the Finance Committee, a former school board member, and a mom, I know how important it is we fully fund education for the 1.1 million schoolchildren in our state. Unfortunately, due to our upside down tax system… READ MORE

Published on March 9, 2017

Levy cliff update: It passed and is on to the Governor’s desk! I have been working hard to find a way to fully fund education over the last 10 months. From the Education Funding Task Force to my work this… READ MORE

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