Morris bills protecting consumers moving through Legislature

OLYMPIA – Technologic innovations typically benefit state residents, but they can also cause problems. Rep. Jeff Morris (D-Mt. Vernon), chair of the House Technology and Economic Development Committee, has introduced two bills to protect consumers from these unforeseen issues. Keeping... READ MORE

Fourth time could be the charm for Equal Pay in Washington

OLYMPIA—After active negotiations between the business and labor communities, the Washington House of Representatives passed the Equal Pay Opportunity Act this morning on a 69-28 vote. This is the fourth year in a row that the House sends a version of... READ MORE

Kilduff Bill Stops Higher Tolls on Narrows Bridge

OLYMPIA – Tolls on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge won’t rise until after debt on the service plan is paid in 2030 under a new bill from state Representative Christine Kilduff, D-University Place. Similar to past efforts by Kilduff and colleagues... READ MORE

Senn sponsors resolution calling for appropriate funding for the 2020 Census

OLYMPIA – On Monday, January 15, Rep. Tana Senn, D-Mercer Island, introduced a bipartisan joint resolution calling on the federal government to fund the 2020 Census adequately. In addition, the resolution calls for the appointment of a new director for... READ MORE

Rep. Monica Stonier

Stonier elected to key leadership role in Olympia

OLYMPIA – Rep. Monica Stonier, D-Vancouver, was elected to serve as Deputy Majority Whip by members of the House Democratic Caucus on today. “It’s an honor to be elected by my colleagues to serve in this role,” said Stonier. “Southwest... READ MORE

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