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House Democrats elect Rep. Melanie Morgan as deputy floor leader

OLYMPIA – Rep. Melanie Morgan (D-Parkland) was elected by her colleagues today to serve as deputy majority floor leader. A first-term legislator who belongs to the most diverse cohort of... READ MORE

Pellicciotti calls for House Page Program applicants for 2020 legislative session

OLYMPIA – Rep. Mike Pellicciotti, D-Federal Way, is seeking applicants for the House Page Program to serve during 2020 legislative session. The program gives 14 to 16-year-old students from across... READ MORE

State Representative Senn visits local child care providers in Bellingham

Representatives Callan (D-Issaquah), Shewmake (D-Bellingham) and Senn (D-Mercer Island) with child care stakeholders in Bellingham, Tuesday, October 15, 2019.   BELLINGHAM – State Representative Tana Senn, D-Mercer Island, visited local... READ MORE

MEDIA ADVISORY: Oct. 19 Town Halls with Rep. Lekanoff

Press and public invited to town halls in Anacortes and Bellingham Saturday. Oct, 19 Who: Rep. Debra Lekanoff What: Town Halls with 40th Legislative District constituents in Anacortes and Bellingham Locations:... READ MORE

Rep. Sherry Appleton to retire from Legislature at end of current term

OLYMPIA – State Rep. Sherry Appleton, the senior member of the 23rd-district legislative team, has announced her intention to retire from the state House of Representatives at the end of... READ MORE

Media Advisory: COFFEE WITH DEBRA

WHO: Representative Debra Entenman (D-Kent) of the 47th Legislative District, which covers part of southeast King County including part of Kent, Covington and Auburn. WHAT: An opportunity for constituents to... READ MORE

Statement from Speaker-designate Laurie Jinkins in response to Governor Inslee’s executive order on vaping products

The following is a statement from Speaker-designate Laurie Jinkins in response to Governor Inslee’s executive order issued earlier today. I stand in support of the executive order issued by Governor... READ MORE

Kloba appointed to Washington State Gambling Commission

OLYMPIA – Rep. Shelley Kloba, D-Kirkland, was recently appointed to serve on the Washington State Gambling Commission. The Commission, established by the Legislature in 1973, acts as the licensing, regulatory,... READ MORE

PRESS CONFERENCE MONDAY: Rep. Dolan Urges Legislature to Fully Fund School Safety and Mental Health Supports

Rep. Dolan Urges Legislature to Fully Fund School Safety and Mental Health Supports WHO:  Students, superintendents and system leaders from across the state. WHAT:   A news conference calling for... READ MORE

Changes to committee assignments

House Democrats met in Olympia today to approve changes to committee assignments. Those changes are listed below. Representative Appleton is appointed as a second Vice Chair of Public Safety Representative... READ MORE