Press Releases

House approves Mead proposal to allow for remote testimony

OLYMPIA–The House of Representatives approved a measure by Rep. Jared Mead (D-Mill Creek) to allow people to testify remotely in House committees. “I’m proud that this idea had such strong... READ MORE

Bill honoring civil rights activist Dolores Huerta passes Legislature

Versión en español aquí. OLYMPIA – Today the Senate passed historic legislation to designate April 10 as Dolores Huerta Day as Ms. Huerta herself looked on. House Bill 1906, sponsored... READ MORE

Van De Wege, Tharinger, Chapman to host telephone town hall March 19

OLYMPIA – Sen. Kevin Van De Wege (D-Sequim), Rep. Steve Tharinger (D-Port Townsend) and Rep. Mike Chapman (D-Port Angeles) will host a telephone town hall meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday,... READ MORE

Statement by Reps. Beth Doglio, Laurie Dolan, and Sen. Sam Hunt on New Zealand attack

We are deeply saddened by the events that took place in Christchurch, New Zealand yesterday and  holding families who have lost loved ones in our hearts. We are outraged that... READ MORE

Statement from Rep. Nicole Macri on New Zealand attack

Representative Nicole Macri has released a statement on the attack in New Zealand, which can be found here.