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Graphic showing the difference between uncontrolled transmission and using protective measures such as social distancing to lower and delay the epidemic peak
Update on the COVID-19 reponse

STAY HOME, STAY HEALTHY Last night, on March 23, Governor Jay Inslee signed a statewide proclamation for a STAY HOME, STAY HEALTHY order in Washington state, similar to orders you... READ MORE

State operating budget invests in housing, public health

OLYMPIA – Budget leaders in the House and Senate today unveiled a $1 billion, 2020 supplemental operating budget that provides an additional $160 million to address housing and homelessness as... READ MORE

38th LD Update – CORONAVIRUS: Funding, DOH, Workers’ Comp & ESD Resources

$100 Million for Coronavirus response Over the weekend, Governor Inslee signed an emergency proclamation directing state agencies to use state resources to respond to and recover from the COVID-19 outbreak... READ MORE

*** CORONAVIRUS UPDATE *** for the 38th District

Dear friends and neighbors, Washington state is experiencing an increase in cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and it is anticipated that the virus will continue to spread. There have been... READ MORE

Housing, child care, health care: Supplemental budget focuses on state’s greatest needs

In even-numbered years like this one, the legislature makes corrections and adjustments to the two-year state budget passed in odd-numbered years. Investments made in these supplemental budget years are generally... READ MORE