Published on February 3, 2017

OLYMPIA – Yesterday, the House of Representatives unanimously passed House Bill 1184. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Tina Orwall (D-Des Moines), strengthens human trafficking laws by allowing law enforcement to conduct effective sting operations through online transactions. Within the sex… READ MORE

Published on January 18, 2017

OLYMPIA – Yesterday, the House Public Safety Committee considered two measures that are part of a package of bills proposed by members of the Sexual Assault Forensic Examination (SAFE) Best Practices Task Force. The hearing is available on TVW here. The… READ MORE

Published on January 9, 2017

OLYMPIA—If you watch the House of Representatives debate and vote on legislation, chances are the lawmakers holding the gavel will be Reps. Tina Orwall (D-Des Moines) or John Lovick (D-Mill Creek). “It is an honor to preside over the House… READ MORE

Published on February 17, 2016

OLYMPIA – Late last night, the Washington House of Representatives passed House Bill 2793 on a 93-4 vote. The legislation will raise awareness and increase suicide prevention education by working closely with firearms dealers and ranges, pharmacies, and health care… READ MORE

Published on February 3, 2016

Dear Neighbors, We are in our fourth week of session already! Time is going quickly, as my days are packed with activity such as committee meetings where we hear public testimony on bills, meetings with constituents, stakeholders, legislators and others… READ MORE

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