Legislative Update: Bills of Mine Becoming Law, Remembering Peggy Maxie, FAFSA News & More

Dear friends and neighbors,  Sometime today, the 2024 legislative session will adjourn. This 60-day session has flown by. In today’s newsletter I: honor the late Representative Peggy Maxie; review my... READ MORE

Street sends three bills to the governor’s desk

OLYMPIA—Rep. Chipalo Street, D-Seattle, a first-term legislator, will be sending three bills to the governor’s desk as the 2024 legislative session wraps up.  As a child, Street grew up in... READ MORE

Legislative Update: Bills on the Move + How Money is Spent on Early Learning & Education

Dear friends and neighbors,  In today’s newsletter, I’m sharing information on my bills that passed the House, the latest on House Bill 2114 (rent stabilization), and updates on early learning... READ MORE

Street bill expanding eligibility for non-profits providing affordable housing passes the House

OLYMPIA – A bill to expand property tax exemption for nonprofits providing affordable rental housing passed the Washington House of Representatives. Sponsored by Chipalo Street, D-Seattle,  House Bill 2012 addresses... READ MORE

Street bill providing support to hospital infrastructure passes House

OLYMPIA – A bill to expand healthcare services to the needs of King County and beyond passed the Washington House of Representatives with a vote of 56-41.  Sponsored by Rep... READ MORE

MEDIA ADVISORY: Sen. Saldaña + Reps. Santos & Street to Hold Feb. 22 Town Hall

Please join your lawmakers from the 28th Legislative District for a telephone town hall from 6:30-7:30 PM on Thursday, Feb. 22. This is their chance to hear from you, as... READ MORE

Legislative Update: An Update on our Housing Crisis & More

Dear friends and neighbors, It’s been a couple weeks since my last newsletter to you. We’re now in week 5 of this year’s legislative session; and this week, my fellow... READ MORE

Welcome to the 2024 legislative session and learn about how you can participate. 

Friends and neighbors,   We kicked off the 2024 legislative session on Monday, January 8th. This is a “short” session which only spans 60 days. After two weeks, we’re more than... READ MORE

Rep. Street elected Vice Chair of the House Democratic Caucus

OLYMPIA—Earlier today, Rep. Chipalo Street (D-Seattle) was elected by his fellow members of the House Democratic Caucus in the Washington State Legislature to serve in a caucus leadership role as... READ MORE

Legislative Update: Staying Informed, Getting In Touch, Bill Preview, and Meet Travis

Dear Friends and Neighbors, I hope you are able to enjoy a restful and joyous holiday season. I’m looking forward to spending down time with loved ones and recharging for... READ MORE