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Greetings from Olympia! The cherry blossoms are in full bloom, which means we are nearing the finish line of this 105-day regular session. With just a couple weeks remaining, several important...

April 16, 2019

I'm hosting a trio of town hall events with my seatmate, Rep. Skyler Rude, around the 16th District. This Saturday, March 23, is your opportunity to discuss with us your opinions,...

March 22, 2019

Greetings from Olympia! We are more than halfway through the 2019 legislative session. We just finished a nine day stretch of long hours and late nights voting on bills on the...

March 18, 2019

Greetings from Olympia! As most of you know, in late January, I suffered a heart attack and underwent quadruple bypass surgery. My recovery and rehabilitation are going well, and the doctor...

Feb. 23, 2019

On the evening of Friday, January 25, 2019, I suffered a heart attack. I underwent quadruple by-pass surgery at Kadlec Medical Center in Richland. I want to begin by thanking everyone...

Jan. 30, 2019

The 2018 legislative session ended March 8. It feels great to be back home in the beautiful 16th District. Just because my time for the year has ended in Olympia, I...

May 11, 2018

Many of you have contacted my office regarding Senate Bill 6617 – also known as the Legislative Public Record Act. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and concerns with me on...

March 3, 2018

I'd like to invite you to join me, and Rep. Terry Nealey, for a telephone town hall meeting from 6-7 p.m. this Tuesday, Feb. 6. This is an opportunity for you...

Feb. 5, 2018

One of our longest, most important legislative debates has concluded. We reached a bipartisan solution on the water-rights issue known as Hirst. With this solution on the table, the 2017-19 capital...

Jan. 26, 2018

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, discusses the first week of the 2018 legislative session and his plans to protect Eastern Washington.

Jan. 12, 2018