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Lawmakers elect Tarleton, Bergquist, Ryu, Riccelli and McBride to leadership

January 14, 2015

Washington House Democrats

Lawmakers elect Tarleton, Bergquist, Ryu, Riccelli and McBride to leadership

OLYMPIA — House Democrats elected a wide mix of lawmakers to posts in leadership: three women and two men, an experienced lawmaker from Spokane and a freshmen from Federal Way. Deputy Floor Leaders: Rep. Gael Tarleton (D-Ballard) and Rep. Steve Bergquist (D-Renton). As deputy floor leaders, Tarleton and Bergquist will help shepherd legislation on the floor the House of Representatives, where all 98 lawmakers have the final say on bills before they go to the Senate or to the governor’s … Continue reading

Bilingual Education Day

June 23, 2014

Rep. Cindy Ryu

Bilingual Education Day

Rep. Cindy Ryu (D-Shoreline) with students in a bilingual class in the Kent School District. Ryu and other lawmakers visited as part of Bilingual Education Day on June 9.

Safer roads

June 5, 2014


Safer roads

How can we make our roads safer? Lawmakers and staff are working on the problem, especially with many high school students skipping driver’s education classes and instead waiting until they’re 18 to get their license by taking the test. This photo is from a meeting of the Driver Education Work Group in Olympia. Click here to read about the problem and possible solutions. Photo courtesy of Legislative Support Services.    

Power to the people

March 20, 2014

Washington House Democrats

Power to the people

Not every new Washington law makes the headlines, but every single one matters to some individual, group, or institution. For evidence, turn to Rep. Cindy Ryu‘s HB 2140, which was signed by Gov. Jay Inslee this week. It’s what’s known around Olympia as “a good little bill.” If you don’t belong to a state-chartered credit union, it won’t matter to you. In fact, unless you’re a member of a state-chartered credit union that’s hoping to merge with yet another state-chartered … Continue reading

Reps. Kagi and Ryu to host telephone town hall

February 20, 2014

Washington House Democrats

Reps. Kagi and Ryu to host telephone town hall

Reps. Kagi and Ryu will give constituents a mid-session update and answer constituent questions and concerns on state issues. Under the telephone town hall format, thousands of constituents will receive automatically generated telephone calls to their homes in the 32nd Legislative District just before 6 p.m. Wednesday, February 26. The constituents may ask questions for their representatives to answer live by pressing *3 on their phones during the call, and may listen to the questions from their neighbors. If constituents … Continue reading

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Rep. Cindy Ryu talks about wage theft–when hard-working employees aren’t compensating on time or in full for their work. House Bill 2333 would address this issue, protecting workers from being threatened or intimidated by their employers.

April 18 – Rep. Cindy Ryu discusses how she’s working to keep neighborhood streets safe in this week’s legislative update.

Rep. Cindy Ryu talks about payday loans in this week’s legislative update.

Part 2 of Rep. Cindy Ryu’s discussion about payday loans.

Part 3 of Rep. Cindy Ryu’s discussion about payday loans.

Please click below to read my report on the 2014 session of the state legislature.

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