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For years, Washington state lawmakers have been working hard to create a state-funded tourism department, as Washington state is one of the few states that doesn't have one. Rep. Bill Jenkin,...

May 11, 2018

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, was recently selected to serve on the Hyogo Friendship Association. An official invitation from the Speaker of the House of Representatives confirmed his appointment. “It's important to...

May 11, 2018

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,”...

April 10, 2018

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....

Jan. 30, 2018

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...

Jan. 24, 2018

The 105-day regular session of the Washington State Legislature finished April 23, and although lawmakers have been called into an immediate 30-day session, 16th District legislators have re-opened their district offices...

May 5, 2017

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, unanimously passed his first bill off the House floor today. House Bill 1718 would significantly reduce the permit paperwork necessary for wineries participating in vendor-related nonprofit auctions.

Feb. 16, 2017

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, has been appointed to serve as the assistant whip during the 2017 legislative session for the House Republican Caucus. The promotion for the first-term legislator comes from...

Jan. 19, 2017

Rep. Terry Nealey, Sen. Maureen Walsh and Rep. Bill Jenkin, all R-16th District, discuss expectations and priorities of the 2017 legislative session in this article to their home district.

Jan. 13, 2017

Rep. Bill Jenkin, R-Prosser, was officially sworn into office as a state representative today to serve the 16th Legislative District. Additionally, Jenkin was also selected as one of three freshman lawmakers...

Jan. 10, 2017