Rep. Mike Steele's Email Updates


Although the legislative session has ended, one of the top priorities for many lawmakers continues to be adequately responding to the coronavirus (COVID-19). In fact, the final bill to pass before...

March 13, 2020

Just a quick note to remind you to join me and Rep. Keith Goehner tomorrow, Thursday, Feb. 27 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. for a telephone town hall.

Feb. 26, 2020

The Legislative session has officially reached the half-way mark—with only 30 more days to go before the conclusion of our work in Olympia. Because we've passed the Legislature's self-imposed fiscal...

Feb. 12, 2020

If you’ve spent time the last few years looking for housing in our region, you’ve likely come to the conclusion that current prices are, in a word, unprecedented. High home demand...

Jan. 27, 2020

The 2020 session is underway. It's an honor to be back in Olympia serving our communities. For the next 60-days, our primary task will be approving the state’s supplemental operating, transportation...

Jan. 13, 2020

It’s hard to believe the upcoming 2020 legislative session will begin in just a few short weeks. To prepare for the work ahead, lawmakers are back in Olympia for Committee Assembly...

Nov. 22, 2019

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Time seems to fly by when you're busy! It's difficult to believe summer has ended. Since the conclusion of the 2019 session, I've devoted large blocks of time...

Sept. 12, 2019

It is good to be home! State lawmakers concluded their work just before midnight on April 28. With the end of the 105-day legislative session, I’ve returned to the 12th District....

May 20, 2019

Each spring, the cherry blossoms on the Capitol Campus burst into color. The flowers signal the close of the legislative session. With only a couple of weeks left, several public policy...

April 16, 2019

Greetings from Olympia! With some important session deadlines behind us, legislators in both the House and Senate are now back in their respective committees considering bills approved by the opposite chamber....

March 22, 2019