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In this quick video update, Rep. Brad Klippert, R-Kennewick, explains how House Republicans were able to put together a well-thought out and fiscally conservative 2021-23 operating budget proposal framework. He talks...

Feb. 23, 2021

I wanted to take this opportunity to check-in with everyone as we continue to maneuver through these challenging times. I hope and pray that you and your family are doing well....

Feb. 2, 2021

I am heading into an election-year cycle which means my legislative communications will be put under what's known as an election-year freeze beginning Monday, May 11. This freeze on my communications...

May 9, 2020

A review of the 2020 legislative session including success in updating the state's DUI laws, a supplemental operating budget update, the legislative scorecard on good and bad legislation of 2020, and...

May 7, 2020

I wanted to take this opportunity to check-in with everyone as we continue to maneuver through these challenging times. I hope and pray that you and your family are doing well....

May 5, 2020

Together with my seatmates, Sen. Sharon Brown and Rep. Matt Boehnke, we will be hosting a live telephone town hall on Thursday, April 23 from 4-5 p.m to discuss the state's...

April 22, 2020

Eighth District Sen. Sharon Brown and Reps. Brad Klippert and Matt Boehnke, all R-Kennewick, will be hosting a telephone town hall this Thursday, April 23, from 4-5 p.m. During the hourlong call, the lawmakers will provide their thoughts...

April 20, 2020

I wanted to take this opportunity to check-in with everyone as we continue to maneuver through these challenging times. I want to also say thank you to everyone who continues to...

April 10, 2020

I know as I write this letter, we are all facing challenging times. The shadow of COVID-19 (coronavirus, SARS-COV-2) continues to threaten our health, our economy, our businesses, our education, and...

March 23, 2020

Rep. Brad Klippert, R-Kennewick, discusses comprehensive sex education, the death penalty, and supplemental budget negotiations with KONA Radio's Ed Dawson and Robb Francis as the 2020 legislative session draws to a...

March 10, 2020