• Thanks for coming to our town hall | March 21, 2019

    Thank you, Spokane, for another successful legislative town hall meeting! We had a great turnout last Saturday at the MAC, and got a lot of really excellent questions from the… READ MORE

  • Making health care more affordable | March 14, 2019

    Reminder: I am hosting a legislative town hall at the MAC this Saturday, March 16 together with Rep. Timm Ormsby and Sen. Andy Billig. Hope to see you this weekend!… READ MORE

  • First House floor vote of 2019 | January 30, 2019

    Photo credit: LSS House votes unanimously on a code of conduct My first recorded vote of the 2019 legislative session was in favor of passing a code of conduct for… READ MORE

  • Back in Olympia and making history | January 16, 2019

      The 2019 legislative session began Monday, January 14, with the swearing in of new and returning members. Among these members were a couple of notable additions: Representative Debra Lekanoff,… READ MORE

  • Washington Film Makers Win Big in State Budget | June 30, 2017

    OLYMPIA—The popular and successful Motion Picture Competitiveness Program will continue due to last minute negotiating by key lawmakers in the State House. Under the 2017-2019 budget proposal, the program that… READ MORE

  • Governor signs Sheena Henderson law | April 2, 2016

    OLYMPIA – Two years after the awful tragedy that resulted in the murder of Sheena Henderson at the hands of her husband, Chris Henderson, the Governor signed HB 1448, sponsored… READ MORE

  • Senate passes amended Sheena Henderson Law | March 3, 2016

    OLYMPIA – By a 48-0 vote, the state Senate passed an amended version of Sheena and Chris Henderson’s Law, HB 1448. The legislation, sponsored by Rep. Marcus Riccelli (D-Spokane), addresses… READ MORE

  • Sheena Henderson Law passes House | February 16, 2016

    Click here for audio clips from Rep. Riccelli OLYMPIA – Sheena Henderson was a loving mother and wife. Her husband, Chris, was known for his great sense of humor and… READ MORE