Appleton’s dog-breed bill OK’d by state House

OLYMPIA—For years, city governments in Washington state have had the power to prohibit residents from owning certain breeds of dogs. The usual targets of such laws were, of course, pit... READ MORE

Rep. Sherry Appleton to chair Council of State Governments’ new Public Safety Committee

OLYMPIA – The Council of State Governments West (CSG West) announced today (Tue., Dec. 4) that Washington State Rep. Sherry Appleton (D-23rd, Poulsbo) will chair the CSG West Public Safety Committee for the... READ MORE

APPLETON UPDATE: 2018 Legislative Session Report

To my Kitsap friends and neighbors, I considered starting this Appleton Update by saying that 2018 was a very successful session in Olympia. But rather than sound self-serving, I want... READ MORE

Appleton welcomes U.S. Navy leaders in Olympia with personal floor speech

OLYMPIA — “It always gives me such pleasure to talk about the Navy.  We hear you, we salute you, and we thank you.” That’s how Kitsap County state Rep. Sherry... READ MORE

MEDIA ADVISORY: Town hall meetings in Bremerton, Poulsbo with 23rd Legislative District lawmakers

Who: Rep. Sherry Appleton, Rep. Drew Hansen, and Sen. Christine Rolfes, the legislators from the 23rd Legislative District representing part of Kitsap County, including Bainbridge Island, Poulsbo, Kingston, Silverdale, and... READ MORE