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45th-district Legislative Update

As your representative in the Washington State Legislature, I send occasional email updates designed to keep you informed about the issues being debated in Olympia that may impact our community... READ MORE

E-News from Olympia

Cleaning up our own house is priority number one When the Washington state House of Representatives took its first vote this year it was to protect the legislative community from... READ MORE

E-News from Olympia

And we’re off! The 2019 Session has begun and the Legislature is full of energy. All members of the House took their oath of office on Monday and it was... READ MORE

Kirkland Rep. Larry Springer retains leadership role in Democratic House majority

OLYMPIA — Kirkland state Rep. Larry Springer will once again serve as Deputy Majority Leader in the Washington state House of Representatives during the 2019-20 term. Springer, a Kirkland Democrat,... READ MORE

Our Statement on the Public Records Act

Last week, we voted to approve Senate Bill 6617, the Legislative Public Records Act, which changed how public records would be handled in the Legislature. Unfortunately, the bill should have... READ MORE

MEDIA ADVISORY: Town hall meeting with 45th Legislative District lawmakers

Who: Sen. Manka Dhingra, Reps. Larry Springer and Roger Goodman What: Town hall meeting with 45th Legislative District constituents. When: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 17, 2018. Where: Lake Washington... READ MORE

State capital budget to pump millions into 45th-district economy

The state capital budget OK’d by the Legislature late Thursday night will pay for more than $7 million in construction and renovation projects in the 45th district, which includes Woodinville... READ MORE

Billions in new schools, colleges and parks are at stake

Should Washington allocate $1 billion for new public school construction and $800 million for colleges and universities, or should we put all those construction projects on hold? That seems like... READ MORE

Stanford and Springer issue statements on Hirst impasse

OLYMPIA— After months of negotiations ended with no solution to address the contentious issue of water rights and rural development in response to the Supreme Court ruling known as the... READ MORE

Reps. Larry Springer and Roger Goodman to host legislative town hall March 11

News Advisory 45th-district lawmakers slate legislative town hall WHO:             State Reps. Larry Springer and Roger Goodman WHAT:          Legislative town hall WHEN:          12 noon – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March... READ MORE