Rep. Mike Steele's News & Media


A statewide transportation funding package passed from the House Tuesday night no longer contains a controversial six-cent-per-gallon tax on exported fuel. However, House Republicans say the new proposal offered by Democrats...

March 2, 2022

As the Legislature turns its attention toward state budgets, Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, explains the difference between the House and Senate supplemental capital budget proposals and provides an update on efforts...

Feb. 25, 2022

Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, offers KOZI host Jeff Conwell a rundown of this year's supplemental capital budget along with a brief look at the state transportation and operating budget proposals, which...

Feb. 25, 2022

Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, provides an overview on the bipartisan capital budget he helped negotiate as ranking member of the House Capital Budget Committee. Steele also weighs in on the operating...

Feb. 25, 2022

Rep. Mike Steele, ranking member and lead negotiator on the House Capital Budget Committee, and Rep. Keith Goehner are pleased to announce today's committee approval of the 2022 supplemental capital budget....

Feb. 24, 2022

The Washington State House of Representatives released its proposed 2022 supplemental budget today. The proposal includes a total of $1.5 billion in spending, with $77.4 million in bonds — and leaves...

Feb. 21, 2022

Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, and Mike Steele, R-Chelan, discuss House Bill 1837 on KOHO. 1837 would address Washington's regulations surrounding musculoskeletal injuries at work, ensuring they do not exceed current federal...

Feb. 18, 2022

Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, and Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, join KPQ to discuss a police reform bill which has passed the Senate that would reduce the standard from probable cause to...

Feb. 18, 2022

Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, and Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, discuss increasing non-profit tax exemptions for the use of various properties around Washington. Rep. Steele also discussed his bill which would change...

Feb. 11, 2022

Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden and Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, join KPQ to discuss the ghost gun legislation which passed through the House. This bill would restrict the production of firearms through...

Feb. 11, 2022