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Washington State House Republicans Mike Steele, R-Chelan, and Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, recently received their committee assignments for the upcoming 2021 legislative session. Both 12th District legislators were selected to take the...

Dec. 21, 2020

As families, students and businesses work through shutdowns and try to stay healthy during the coronavirus crisis, the 12th District's lawmakers urge folks to "Stay Home, Stay Safe." State Reps. Mike...

April 8, 2020

Rep. Mike Steele, ranking member of the House Education Committee, issued the following statement regarding the governor’s recent announcement that all public and private K-12 schools in King, Snohomish and Pierce...

March 12, 2020

Reps. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, and Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, are inviting 12th District constituents to join them for a telephone town hall meeting on Thursday, Feb. 27, at 6 p.m. to talk about the 2020 legislative...

Feb. 17, 2020

OLYMPIA… Housing costs aren’t an issue only in urban western Washington, as extremely low vacancy rates also mean a short supply of affordable housing in many eastern Washington cities.

Feb. 11, 2020

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