Rep. Bill Jenkin's News & Media


The power of constituency is a key component in the legislative process in Olympia. Sixteenth District Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, saw how beneficial his constituents' voices are through a trio of...

May 14, 2019

Now that the 105-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....

May 14, 2019

As featured in the Dayton Chronicle and Prosser Record-Bulletin One thing we can always count on, in good times and bad: there will always be pressure on the state Legislature to...

May 8, 2019

OLYMPIA – A $1.75 million appropriation for the Blue Mountain Action Council was among projects approved for the 16th Legislative District in the capital budget passed by Washington lawmakers Sunday. Other...

April 30, 2019

Currently, motorcycle operators across the state are not required to be insured under a motor vehicle liability policy. A bill sponsored by Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, would change this requirement. Gov....

April 23, 2019

A bill sponsored by Rep. Bill Jenkin modifying current provisions relating to how drivers approach emergency and work zone vehicles was unanimously approved by the state Senate this week. Per the...

April 12, 2019

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, joins KONA's Ed Dawson and Rob Francis to give an update on budget negotiations between the House and Senate. Jenkin explains how a special session may happen...

April 8, 2019

As printed in the Dayton Chronicle and Prosser Record-Bulletin The final weeks of the 2019 session are upon us. By now, you have probably heard the latest revenue forecast news projecting...

April 7, 2019

It's hard to believe there's just a few weeks left in the 2019 regular session. Even though time is winding down, there is still a lot of work left to do,...

April 7, 2019

During the House floor debate on the 2019-21 operating budget, Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, speaks as to why it's so important to save for a rainy day.

March 31, 2019