Rep. Steve Tharinger

Long-term care and health focus of final legislation passage for Rep. Tharinger

April 21, 2015

Rep. Steve Tharinger

OLYMPIA – Focusing on improving health care access and long term care planning for our aging generation, Rep. Steve Tharinger, D-Dungeness, sponsored legislation that addresses the health care system in our state. “Washington state is a leader in developing programs to let people age in place,” said Rep. Tharinger. “We need to address the issues around our aging population head on. Otherwise we’re going to have some very serious, long-term problems that are going to cost the state a lot … Continue reading

Legislative Update — April Edition

April 3, 2015

Rep. Steve Tharinger

Legislative Update — April Edition

The Budgets Are Out!   I have had very busy week in the Appropriations and Finance committees, both which I serve on, considering bills that affect our state budget.  I wanted to take this opportunity to update you on how the House and Senate budgets compare with each other. Sustainable responsible budget vs. one-time transfers and budget tricks   We have come a long way since the deep cuts the legislature made during the Great Recession. And we have a … Continue reading

Listen to the 24th District Telephone Town Hall!

March 26, 2015

Rep. Steve Tharinger

Below you’ll find a recording of the 24th Legislative District Telephone Town Hall from Monday, March 23, with Reps. Tharinger and Van De Wege.

Olympia Address:

JLOB 360
PO Box 40600
Olympia, WA
98504-0600

(360) 786-7904
Email Steve

Toll-free Hotline:

1-800-562-6000
1-800-635-9993 (TTY)

Committees:

Finance (Vice Chair)
Appropriations
Health Care & Wellness

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Feb. 22 speech on the House floor: Rep. Tharinger says women, not bureaucrats, should be able to make their own decisions about their bodies, their healthcare, and their lives.
Rep. Tharinger and Jacob Lewis
Representative Steve Tharinger speaks during the Department of Corrections Day of Action Rally on the capitol steps.
House Floor Debate on EHB 1044 Aaron Barna

House Floor Debate on EHB 1044

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Rep. Steve Tharinger, rally
Rep. Tharinger and Blue Heron Middle School kids
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Rep Steve Tharinger talks with kids from Blue Heron Middle School
Rep Steve Tharinger talks about HB 1292 on the House floor Steven M. Herppich

Rep Steve Tharinger talks about HB 1292 on the House floor

House Environment Committee, March 27th Faith Matthews

House Environment Committee, March 27th