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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

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

Sixteenth District Reps. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, and Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, will be hosting three town halls March 23. During the events, the lawmakers will provide an update on the 2019...

March 13, 2019

A bill modifying current provisions relating to how drivers approach emergency and work zone vehicles was unanimously approved by the state House of Representatives. 16th District Rep. Bill Jenkin sponsored the...

March 12, 2019

Wine production continues to be one of the fastest growing industries in Washington state. Many colleges and technical schools now offer winemaking as a course of study. A bill authored by...

March 1, 2019

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, has returned to do the people’s work in Olympia, following a heart attack he suffered on Jan. 25.

Feb. 21, 2019

On the evening of Friday, January 25, 2019, Rep. Bill Jenkin suffered a heart attack. He underwent quadruple bypass surgery at Kadlec Medical Center in Richland. Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, provided the...

Jan. 30, 2019