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Rep. Brad Klippert, R-Kennewick, joins the Jason Rantz Show to discuss overbearing new restrictions on law enforcement officers, flaws that would make the public less safe, and his experience as an...

Feb. 17, 2021

Rep. Brad Klippert, R-Kennewick, joins the Lars Larsen Show on KXLY Radio to discuss opposing restrictions on 2nd amendment rights, bills he will be voting against this session, and the impeachment...

Feb. 9, 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....

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

Measure could open the door to future financing of Tri-Cities' projects The House of Representatives has given final approval and sent to the governor a bill that would allow public facilities...

April 24, 2009

Senate-approved measure identical to Klippert's legislation The Benton County District Court will be receiving some relief in the form of two additional judges following the governor's signature of legislation today that...

April 13, 2009

Measure now goes to the governor A bill that would add two additional judges to the Benton County District Court cleared its final legislative hurdle Monday and is on its way...

April 6, 2009

Measure would allow cities to combine resources to build local facilities Rep. Brad Klippert's bill that would allow multiple contiguous cities to form a single public facilities district (PFD) to pay...

March 27, 2009

Measure would allow local cities to combine resources to fund regional facilities A bill that would allow multiple contiguous cities to form a single public facilities district (PFD) to pay for...

March 13, 2009

Measure redrafted to address committee concerns  Rep. Brad Klippert submitted a new version of his public facilities district bill to the House Finance Committee today after its members expressed concern that...

March 2, 2009