FLOOR SPEECH: Rep. Mary Dye – House Bill 1589 – Energy policy

Rep. Mary Dye, ranking Republican on the House Environment and Energy Committee, speaks out against House Bill 1589. Among other things, the legislation would ban natural gas in new residential and commercial buildings. The measure would also increase the costs of housing, goods, and services at a time when Washington is in an affordability crisis. The bill passed the House 52-44 on Jan. 22, 2024.


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