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Sullivan bill would provide 1 percent interest rate for student loans

Sullivan bill would provide 1 percent interest rate for student loans The Washington Student Loan program would make higher education more affordable for eligible students by limiting interest rates on... READ MORE

Reeves introduces ‘Fair Share Health Care’ proposal

OLYMPIA – Addressing those workers whose only health care option is Medicaid due to lack of employer-sponsored health insurance option, Rep. Kristine Reeves (D-Federal Way), announced her Fair Share Health... READ MORE

Kilduff Brings Back Military Spouse Employment Bill for 2019 Legislative Session

OLYMPIA – Despite the strong economy in much of Washington state, spouses of active duty soldiers suffer from a higher rate of employment than the rest of the state. Even... READ MORE

Black members form Black Caucus on MLK Day

OLYMPIA – On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the five black members of the House of Representatives established the Black Caucus, recognizing black leadership within the state legislature. “Standing on... READ MORE

Chapman introduces major bills to boost Washington’s rural economy

OLYMPIA—Rep. Mike Chapman (D-Port Angeles) introduced five pieces of legislation the first week of the 2019 session, including two key bills to boost the economies of small towns and rural... READ MORE