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Reps. Joe Schmick and Mary Dye of the 9th Legislative District, and Reps. Jenny Graham and Mike Volz of the 6th Legislative District and will host a joint town hall meeting...

April 18, 2024

A bill authored by Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, which clarifies the water right serving the Columbia Basin Project (CBP), received Gov. Jay Inslee’s signature Friday. House Bill 1752 authorizes the U.S....

March 15, 2024

Following a floor debate that ended just after 2 a.m. early Wednesday in which Republicans argued utility customers in the Puget Sound region would be forced to pay exorbitant costs to...

March 6, 2024

Following nearly a five-hour debate on the House floor Thursday as Republicans fought to protect Washingtonians from higher energy and fuel prices, majority House Democrats approved a bill that would make...

Feb. 29, 2024

A bill written by Rep. Mary Dye that would have the Department of Corrections (DOC) study the feasibility of creating a wild horse inmate training program in Washington passed the state...

Feb. 14, 2024

Earlier today, House Republican ranking members and assistant ranking members sent letters to House committee chairs and vice chairs requesting public hearings on the six certified initiatives now before the Legislature....

Feb. 6, 2024

 Rep. Joe Schmick and Rep. Mary Dye are inviting citizens to join them Thursday, Feb. 15, for a 9th District virtual town hall meeting. The eastern Washington lawmakers will provide an update of the 2024 legislative...

Feb. 5, 2024

Rep. Mary Dye, R-Pomeroy, ranking Republican on the House Environment and Energy Committee, issued this statement following the Secretary of State’s certification Tuesday of Initiative 2117 that would repeal Washington’s two-year-old...

Jan. 17, 2024

Registered vehicle owners in Washington would receive a $180 rebate check – or up to $360 per two-car family – next July under a proposal by Rep. April Connors and Rep....

Dec. 26, 2023

The Washington State Department of Ecology (DOE) announced today (Thursday) it will seek an agreement to link the state’s cap-and-trade program with the California-Quebec market in an effort to lower prices...

Nov. 2, 2023