Category Archives: E-News

20 Mar
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Legislative Update 3/20/17

Dear friends and neighbors, I would like to thank all of you who attended my town hall meeting at Bates Technical College. We had a lively conversation about car tabs, affordable health care, homelessness and K-12 funding. If you were ...

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21 Feb
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Legislative Update 2/21/17

Dear friends and neighbors, Thank you for taking the time to read my legislative e-newsletter. First off, I would like to thank all of you who participated in last week’s telephone town hall. Almost 5,000 people picked up their phones ...

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10 Feb
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Thousands come to Olympia to oppose ‘Right to Work’ bill

On Wednesday, over 1,100 people from across the state — including union members, parents, vets and workers — signed in to testify in opposition to Senate Bill 5692 that would make Washington a so-called “Right to Work” state. SB 5692 ...

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06 Feb
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Legislative Update 2/6/17

Dear friends and neighbors, Last week, the Senate voted on the Republican plan to fully fund our state’s education system. While I am pleased that Republicans have finally put forth a proposal, I have many concerns. I’ve received emails from ...

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23 Jan
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Legislative Update 1/23/17

Dear friends and neighbors, Thank you for taking the time to read my e-newsletter. I will be sending periodic updates throughout session to keep you informed about the issues that impact you and your family. The 2017 legislative session is ...

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15 Jul
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Historic investments for Pierce County infrastructure

Sen. Steve Conway, D-South Tacoma, issued the following statement today following the signing of the transportation revenue package: “The 2015 legislative session has finally concluded and Pierce County is a big winner. “Millions of dollars were at stake for Pierce ...

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01 Jun
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2015-2017 Transportation budget clears Legislature

Last week, the Senate approved the 2015-17 Transportation Budget to cover the cost of existing transportation projects. I remain confident that we will also pass a transportation revenue package before the end of the special session that creates over 200,000 ...

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29 Apr
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Legislature heads into overtime

The 2015 legislative session has concluded with much left undone. As a result, the Legislature is headed into overtime. The governor has called for a special session, which will begin on April 29, to negotiate and approve an Operating Budget. ...

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30 Jun
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See you in the fall!

Friends, Due to election-year restrictions, I will no longer be able to update my legislative website until after the November general election. However, this doesn’t mean I will stop working for you. If you need any assistance, have a legislative ...

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10 Apr
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Video: Senate work session- retirement insecurity

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