Rep. Bill Jenkin's News & Media


Now that the 60-day legislative session in Olympia has concluded, Rep. Bill Jenkin has re-opened his district office in Pasco. “It’s great to be home and back in our beautiful district,”...

One thing we can always count on, in good times and bad, is there will always be pressure on the state Legislature to raise taxes, and to spend every last penny...

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, laments the spending and new taxes proposed in the supplemental operating budget, shares his concerns with the state’s management of legalized marijuana, explains his support for SB...

One issue the Legislature continues to try and tackle is how to bridge the gap in our state’s rural-urban divide. Tourism is an area that lacks much-needed attention and is an...

Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla Walla, Rep. Terry Nealey, R-Dayton, and Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, are inviting 16th District citizens to join them Tuesday, Feb. 6, for a telephone town hall meeting....

It is an honor to represent you and the citizens of the 16th District here in Olympia. One of my main priorities is fiscal responsibility. In the latest revenue forecast, projected...

Recently, the state House of Representatives adopted Rep. Bill Jenkin’s House Resolution 4656 recognizing Dr. Ray Tolcacher of the Prosser School District. “Alongside my seatmate, Rep. Terry Nealey of Dayton, and...

In this video update from Olympia, Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, discusses his priorities for the 2018 legislative session, including legislation that will help rural Washington.

16th District lawmakers offer a preview of the 2018 legislative session.

On Aug. 8, we traveled across the 16th District from Dayton to Prosser, meeting with newspaper editors and reflecting on the successes and disappointments of this year’s Legislature. It was a...