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The 2021 legislative session will go down in history as one of the most unique. With all but a handful of lawmakers working from home or in some type of satellite...

May 10, 2021

Rep. Carolyn Eslick, R-Sultan, shares remarks during House floor debate on the capital gains income tax, Senate Bill 5096.

April 30, 2021

Asking a large urban center like Seattle to care about the traffic problems of their rural neighbors seems like a stretch. But they really should. In Washington state, U.S. Highway 2...

April 6, 2021

We’ve entered the final 30 days of the legislative session. Friday, March 26, was policy committee cutoff. That means all bills from the opposite chamber must pass out of their respective...

March 30, 2021

We got some good news yesterday when the governor officially moved all counties in Washington to Phase 3 of the state's “Healthy Washington” reopening plan starting on March 22. Gov. Jay...

March 12, 2021

Please join me for a Virtual Town Hall Event scheduled for March 18 @ 6 p.m.

March 12, 2021

Please plan on joining me for a Virtual Town Hall Meeting on March 18 at 6 p.m.

March 12, 2021

Although we can’t meet in person, I’m getting the information from you I need to make informed decisions on behalf of our district. We’ve got several more weeks of work ahead...

Feb. 3, 2021

Your voice maters. Although it may feel as if one person can’t affect public policy, that’s not true. The process may seem complex, but getting involved in public policy decisions you...

Feb. 1, 2021

With the National Guard posted around the Capitol campus, lawmakers gathered in person for one day only on Monday, Jan. 11th for two critical votes.

Jan. 18, 2021