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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

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

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

In this challenging time, my priority is to make sure you are receiving the important updates surrounding COVID-19 (coronavirus – SARS-COV-2). I ask for your continued patience as tough decisions are...

March 24, 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

It's budget time here in Olympia, as we near the final days of the 2020 legislative session. The House Supplemental Operating, Transportation, and Capital budgets have been released, heard in the...

March 5, 2020

I'm hosting a town hall event with my seatmates, Rep. Matt Boehnke and Sen. Sharon Brown, in Richland. This Saturday, Feb. 22, is your opportunity to discuss with us your opinions,...

Feb. 17, 2020

The 2020 legislative session is underway. We're rounding the final corner of week two. The next 60-days will be fast paced as we debate and vote on policy. Our primary task...

Jan. 24, 2020

Can you believe it's fall already? Time sure does fly. Since the final gavel closed the 2019 session, I've been home, hard at work for you. I've spent the summer traveling...

Nov. 4, 2019