Category Archives: Sharon Wylie

Ask Sharon 5: Health care funding & high stakes testing

Rep. Sharon Wylie (D – Vancouver), responds to constituents’ e-mails on protecting health care funding, and on concerns about high stakes testing without getting the desired results.

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49th LD lawmakers to host telephone town hall meeting

Reps. Sharon Wylie and Jim Moeller, and Sen. Annette Cleveland, will join constituents over the phone at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, for a telephone town hall. Constituents can participate one of two ways: a wide swath of constituents across the district will receive a call a few minutes before the town hall begins, inviting them to stay on the line; or, if they don’t receive such a call and invitation, they can dial the toll free number 877-229-8493, … Continue reading

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House passes “revenge porn” bill unanimously

A measure that would allow victims of revenge porn to seek civil liability was passed on a unanimous vote by the House of Representatives yesterday. House Bill 2160 would provide for civil liability against any person who intentionally and without consent distributes an intimate image of another person. “People are very seriously harmed when they become victims of revenge porn,” said Rep. Sharon Wylie (D-Vancouver), the bill’s prime sponsor.  “Images on the Internet can live forever. They can affect somebody’s … Continue reading

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Ask Sharon 4: affordable health care coverage & oil trains

Watch Rep. Sharon Wylie (D-Vancouver) respond to constituent emails on affordable health care coverage, and on House Bill 1449, the Oil Transportation Safety Now bill, which she is hoping gets bipartisan support on the Floor.

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Wylie on TVW’s “Inside Olympia” on Feb 19

Inside Olympia’s Austin Jenkins invited Rep. Sharon Wylie on the show to get her take on marijuana legislation discussed in the Legislature this year.

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