Rep. Mike Steele's Email Updates


We are now past the midway point of this short 60-day session. For the next several days we will be spending the majority of our time on the House floor debating...

Feb. 9, 2018

The state Supreme Court’s Hirst decision threw decades of case law and legislation into a tailspin, putting the water permit process out of balance, and impeding economic growth in many rural...

Jan. 25, 2018

During the Governor's State of the State address last week, he made it clear he intends to push for a new, $1.5 billion carbon tax. This would translate to a 20-cent...

Jan. 17, 2018

Transparency, accountability, and fiscal responsibility are all included in House Bill 2242. Teachers will receive pay raises, school districts will be subject to rigorous new reporting standards, and most property owners...

July 1, 2017

Two major accomplishments for our region are funding for the Goodwin bridge in West Cashmere, and an amendment I sponsored that requested $280,000 of funds for the Woodin Avenue bridge in...

April 27, 2017

My first session in Olympia continues to be both educational and exciting. We have passed several important cut-off dates. We are busy now hearing bills brought to us from the Senate....

April 3, 2017

Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, gives a "week in the life" update on his work in Olympia by highlighting a typical week in the Washington state legislature. He discusses floor action, votes...

March 16, 2017

Reps. Mike Steele and Cary Condotta host a telephone town hall meeting from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15.

March 15, 2017

Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, discusses the most important aspects of an education funding plan this legislative session.

March 1, 2017

As a member of the Washington State House of Representatives, I send occasional email updates designed to keep you informed about the issues being debated in the Legislature that may impact...

Feb. 10, 2017