Published on March 13, 2018

A strong, progressive agenda that puts people first After five years with a divided Legislature, Democrats, now in control of the House and Senate, set out to enact a strong progressive agenda during the 2018 session. And while we didn’t… READ MORE

Published on March 1, 2018

On Thursday night I joined my colleagues in asking Governor Jay Inslee to veto Senate Bill 6617, a bill that I voted for. I will not vote to override the veto. Thanks to extensive communications with my constituents, I came… READ MORE

Published on February 25, 2018

As many of my constituents now know, the State House and Senate passed Senate Bill 6617 this past Friday, which states that “the legislature intends to establish records disclosure obligations that preserve the independent deliberation of the people’s representatives while… READ MORE

Published on February 9, 2018

OLYMPIA – A bill to help rebuild the Seattle-based North Pacific Fishing Fleet passed by a 97-1 vote in the Washington State House of Representatives on Thursday. HB 1154, sponsored by Rep. Gael Tarleton, D-Ballard, ensures the region’s competitiveness in… READ MORE

Published on February 8, 2018

OLYMPIA – Lawmakers in Olympia voted 97-1 to toughen cybercrime laws in Washington state. HB 2678, sponsored by Rep. Gael Tarleton, D-Ballard, expands the scope of the crime of Electronic Data Tampering to provide additional protections against digital stalking and… READ MORE

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