• Governor signs Pettigrew bills into law | May 1, 2015

    OLYMPIA – Prioritizing families, small businesses, and communities, Rep. Eric Pettigrew, D-Renton, championed legislation that was signed into law by Governor Inslee, House Bill 1674 and House Bill 1516. HB… READ MORE

  • Celebrating, mourning and looking ahead | April 9, 2015

    Go, Team! Last week, we had the pleasure of welcoming the Garfield High School Men’s Basketball team here at the legislature. Their hard work and dedication paid off! These young… READ MORE

  • Early starts and second chances | March 19, 2015

    Town Hall Meeting Every year during the busy legislative session representatives head back to their home districts to host town hall gatherings. Last Saturday morning dedicated constituents of the 37th… READ MORE

  • Town Hall Meeting | March 10, 2015

    Members of Washington’s 37th Legislative District delegation will host a town-hall meeting on March 14 in Seattle. Sen. Pramila Jayapal and Reps. Sharon Tomiko Santos and Eric Pettigrew will be on… READ MORE

  • What’s left. | February 25, 2015

    Dear Friends & Neighbors, It’s hard to believe the 2015 legislative session is almost halfway over! Last week was policy cutoff, a big hurdle in the legislative process. If bills… READ MORE

  • Education – the key to success | February 16, 2015

    OLYMPIA – Late last week, the House Committee on Higher Education voted unanimously to move State Rep. Eric Pettigrew’s, House Bill 1704 out of committee. The bill will allow the… READ MORE

  • House Democrats select leaders for 2015-16 | November 18, 2014

    The House Democratic Caucus met in Olympia today and selected a number of leaders for the next Legislature. Frank Chopp (Seattle): House Speaker-designate Pat Sullivan (Covington): Majority Leader Eric Pettigrew… READ MORE

  • Election Year Restrictions | June 30, 2014

    Thank you for visiting my website. Beginning July 1, election-year restrictions are in place and I must limit outreach and external communications. Those restrictions include posting new content on our… READ MORE

  • Successful conversation hour! | June 17, 2014

    Last week, Rep. Pettigrew hosted his first conversation hour at Eastern Cafe in the International District in Seattle. Eastern Cafe is a spacious, two-story, sunlit cafe serving crepes, gelato, sandwiches… READ MORE

  • Rep. Pettigrew Making News! | June 10, 2014

    Recently, State Rep. Eric Pettigrew met with Sabrina Register of Comcast Newsmakers at Seattle City Hall. Sabrina and Rep. Pettigrew chatted about his Capitol Budget proviso from the 2014 legislative… READ MORE