Rep. Cyrus Habib

Crowdfunding: Rep. Habib got there first

May 9, 2014

Rep. Cyrus Habib

A legal action filed last week by state Attorney General Bob Ferguson was described in one newspaper account as “taking consumer protection to the next frontier: crowdfunding.” If so, it’s a frontier already crossed by the Legislature, which in the 2014 session passed House Bill 2023, a measure sponsored by Rep. Cyrus Habib that tackles the issue of crowdfunding. The focus of Habib’s bill, called the Washington Jobs Act of 2014, was to foster legitimate equity crowdfunding by Washington businesses … Continue reading

Rep. Habib’s bill to aid entrepreneurs, create jobs wins Senate approval

March 8, 2014

Rep. Cyrus Habib

The state’s economy will get a boost from entrepreneurs tapping into a 21st-century model of financial backing to start businesses and create jobs, under the Washington Jobs Act of 2014, a bill passed by the Senate March 8. “We’re allowing our state to better attract and support entrepreneurs – and to capitalize on their energy and brainpower,” the bill’s lead sponsor, Rep. Cyrus Habib, said. “And now the general public can participate as investors in startups and small businesses, too.” … Continue reading

Reps. Habib and Hunter to host Town Hall Feb. 22

February 18, 2014

Rep. Cyrus Habib

Who: State  Reps. Cyrus Habib and Ross Hunter and state Sen. Rodney Tom (48th Legislative District) What: Town hall meeting When: 10 a.m. – noon, Saturday, Feb. 22 Where: Redmond City Hall, 15670 NE 85th St., Redmond Why: To meet with constituents to discuss issues and answer their questions about the current legislative session.  

Habib bill to aid entrepreneurs, create jobs wins House approval

February 13, 2014

Rep. Cyrus Habib

Habib bill to aid entrepreneurs, create jobs wins House approval

The state’s economy would get a boost from entrepreneurs tapping into financial backing to start businesses and create jobs, under the Washington Jobs Act of 2014, a bill passed by the House today. “Start-up businesses – from food trucks to software developers – can get the money they need to get off the ground,” the bill’s lead sponsor, Rep. Cyrus Habib, said. “And ordinary people from across the state can share in those businesses’ success.” Habib’s House Bill 2023 allows … Continue reading

Legislative update from Rep. Habib

January 30, 2014

Rep. Cyrus Habib

Legislative update from Rep. Habib

Greetings From Olympia!   Representative Stonier and I at the Opening Day Ceremonies We kicked off the 2014 Legislative Session and got right down to business with a rare first day vote! Setting the bar high for a productive session; I’m proud to say that I voted once again to pass the Washington State Dream Act.  The House of Representatives is sending a strong bi-partisan message to the Senate that every Washingtonian deserves access to an affordable higher education and … Continue reading

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Opening Day Ceremonies of the start of the 1013 Legislative Session.