Published on May 25, 2017
OLYMPIA – Democratic and Republican lawmakers in the Washington state House of Representatives are once again calling for immediate approval of HB 1046, which would delink high-stakes standardized tests as a requirement for students to earn a diploma. Nearly 16,000…
Published on May 2, 2017
OLYMPIA – Two bills aimed at expanding school nutrition programs and protecting student loan borrowers from predatory business practices gained new life in the Legislature today during the first special session of 2017. HB 1508 and HB 1440, sponsored…
Published on March 29, 2017
Families first. That is the driving principle behind the House Democrats’ proposed budget. People in Vancouver have asked us how we can improve education, make college affordable, create thriving communities, protect our environment and increase access to quality health care….
Published on March 17, 2017
Who – 49th Legislative District Delegation: State Senator Annette Cleveland, State Representative Sharon Wylie, and State Representative Monica Stonier. What – Telephone town hall meeting. When – 6:30 – 7:30 PM Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Where – Calls will go…
Published on March 3, 2017
OLYMPIA – Hungry kids will be given opportunities to eat nutritious meals in the morning at school if a bill approved by the House of Representatives on Thursday becomes law. The Washington Kids Ready to Learn Act, sponsored by Rep….