Rep. Mary Dye's News & Media


Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, explains her opposition to the carbon tax proposed by Gov. Jay Inslee and talks about how it would hurt Washington state.

Jan. 19, 2018

Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, has introduced new legislation addressing the increasing need for essential broadband services in counties across the state. Rural Washington remains outside the digital economy. Today's world moves...

Jan. 12, 2018

Washingtonians face an unprecedented uncertainty created by the state Supreme Court's Hirst decision. As the Legislature has failed to correct this decision, rural Washingtonians are feeling the dire effects of this...

Oct. 26, 2017

As featured in the Huckleberry Press Much of today's world runs at the speed of light. Essential services, such as our 911 emergency system, banking, and transferring prescriptions from the doctor's...

Sept. 22, 2017

Video: Rep. Mary Dye's floor speech to amendment 364 on Senate Bill 5048 | Amendment effect: Removes a statutory change to the Fair Fund that prevents the State Treasurer from transferring...

Aug. 29, 2017

Thousands remain stranded on the wrong side of the broadband divide Rural Washington is waiting.  This seemed to be the predominant message at a technology roundtable in Spokane this past week,...

Aug. 22, 2017

Rep. Mary Dye's passion in bringing the essential service of broadband fiber and infrastructure to rural Washington continues to be one of her main legislative priorities. With Dye's dedication to this...

July 28, 2017

Commissioners involved in a nine county consortium received relief with a bill sponsored by Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy. House Bill 1983 provides new flexibility for member counties using Martin Hall Juvenile...

May 17, 2017

Small railroads facing unnecessary regulatory burdens on agricultural oils now have relief Concerns about heavy-handed regulations and their effect on small railroads led to legislation sponsored by Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy....

May 9, 2017

Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, sits down for a conversation to provide an update on the work she has done on broadband fiber infrastructure. Rep. Dye continues to lead the fight in...

April 18, 2017