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We’re in the homestretch of the 2021 legislative session. Lawmakers have been in virtual floor sessions throughout the day, often late into the evenings, and most weekends. During the past few...

April 7, 2021

Together with my seatmate, Rep. Keith Goehner, we'll be hosting a live virtual town hall today, Tuesday, March 23 starting at 6 p.m. We'll provide an update on this year's legislative...

March 23, 2021

Washington state budget writers received good news this week. Despite the devastating economic impact of the pandemic on individuals, families, and businesses across the state, tax collections are ahead of expectations....

March 20, 2021

Remote testimony continues to be one of the most positive aspects of our new online work environment. Although the “pilot” program began in 2020, remote testimony has taken center-stage amid the...

Feb. 1, 2021

Several of you have contacted my office about how to get more information about citizen participation during the 2021 virtual session. With that in mind, the list below was developed by...

Jan. 15, 2021

It’s a privilege and an honor to work on behalf of the 12th Legislative District. For my first email update of 2021, I’d like to begin by thanking you for allowing...

Jan. 5, 2021

For anyone experiencing issues linking to my recent COVID-19 legislative survey, click here on the photo below. If you have additional questions, feel free to contact my office at (360) 786-7832....

May 7, 2020

Lives and livelihoods have been put on hold to combat the coronavirus. People in the 12th District and across the state continue to make phenomenal sacrifices to protect the health of...

April 30, 2020

Life as we know it has seemingly shut down overnight as the coronavirus pandemic changes our lives in unprecedented ways. I'd like to thank all the people taking the "Stay...

April 6, 2020

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