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We are now in week six of the legislative session. Monday was the policy committee cutoff – which means all policy bills that do not have any fiscal impacts or relate to...

Feb. 19, 2021

Our “virtual” legislative session began Monday, Jan. 11. The 105-day session will be one for the history books – as lawmakers will be conducting the people's business over computer screens and...

Jan. 19, 2021

First, I want to say thank you for returning me to Olympia to represent the great people of the 13th District. It is an honor and privilege to represent you. We...

Dec. 21, 2020

This continues to be a difficult and trying time as we deal with the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. I have heard from many of you – worried about our local...

May 7, 2020

I hope you are doing well as our communities, state and country deal with the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19). As the coronavirus continues to spread, I want to make sure...

March 23, 2020

I have received thousands of emails on the comprehensive sex education bill, Senate Bill 5395. I want to give you an update on what is happening with this legislation since so...

March 6, 2020

I want to bring you another update to the 2020 legislative session that kicked off on Jan. 13 and is scheduled to adjourn March 12. We have been very busy introducing,...

Feb. 21, 2020

Week two of the legislative session has come to an end. Thank you to those who provided feedback on my email update on the proposed gun legislation. With the large number...

Jan. 28, 2020

The 60-day 2020 legislative session began last week. I will be sending you an update soon on some priority issues I am working on. However, this week there are a number...

Jan. 21, 2020

Legislators will be under election year restrictions from Dec. 1 until Jan. 13, the first day of session, so I wanted to touch base with you one more time before the...

Nov. 26, 2019