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Lawmakers in Olympia have reached an agreement and passed the state's 2019-21 biennial capital budget. The “brick and mortar” construction budget proposes to spend $4.9 billion, $3.22 billion of which is...

April 28, 2019

Affordable home ownership has become increasingly difficult for many working professionals in Washington state. Rep. Mike Steele says the “workforce housing” shortage has reached critical levels in many parts of his...

Feb. 11, 2019

Rep. Mike Steele has been selected to serve as the ranking member on the House Education Committee. For the past few years, the committee has been in the spotlight as it...

Jan. 7, 2019

Rep. Mike Steele announced today he will re-open his 12th District office in Chelan on Monday, April 2. “We temporarily closed the Chelan office in January for the 2018 legislative session....

March 27, 2018

A measure that seeks to crack down on abuses of those who misrepresent their pets as service animals, while ensuring access to authentic trained service animals, was signed into law Thursday...

March 22, 2018

The state House of Representatives unanimously approved a measure Thursday that would make it a civil infraction for a person to misrepresent their pet as a service animal. Rep. Mike Steele,...

Feb. 8, 2018

Late Thursday, the House approved the long-awaited bipartisan 2017-19 capital budget. With $4.17 billion in total spending and $2.72 billion in bonds, the newly approved budget also leaves $211 million for...

Jan. 19, 2018

Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, helps bring farmers to the table in "Breakfast After the Bell" legislation aimed at ending hunger in public schools.

Jan. 11, 2018

Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, closes his Chelan office and relocates to Olympia ahead of the 2018 legislative session.

Dec. 27, 2017

Rep. Mike Steele announced today that he has opened a district office in Chelan for the legislative interim. Although the legislature was called into an immediate 30-day special session following the...

May 9, 2017