Category Archives: E-News

21 Sep
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Darneille to retire from Washington State Senate

  OLYMPIA – After over two decades of service in the Washington State Legislature, Sen. Jeannie Darneille (D-Tacoma) announced her retirement today after giving notice to Gov. Jay Inslee of her resignation. Her resignation will be effective this fall on ...

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30 Aug
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E-News: You’re invited! Park Chat with Your 27th District Lawmakers

  Dear neighbors, It was a pleasure to see many of you at the Park Chat event my colleagues and I held at Stewart Heights Park last month. Now, I’d like to invite you to our event coming up tomorrow. ...

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21 Apr
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Updates in the last week of the legislative session

Dear neighbors, The legislative session is scheduled to come to an end this Sunday, April 25, and your legislators are working hard to finalize bills to send to the Governor’s office to be signed into law. There are some exciting ...

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26 Mar
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Updates from the Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation Committee

  Dear neighbors, The 2021 legislative session continues to charge full speed ahead. As chair of the Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation Committee, I’m happy to report that despite the difficulties a mostly remote session has presented, we have been ...

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08 Mar
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Virtual Town Hall this Wednesday!

Please join us, your lawmakers from the 27th Legislative District, for a virtual town hall meeting this Wednesday at 5:30. This is our chance to report on major issues before the Legislature and hear your ideas, comments and questions so ...

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19 Feb
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Legislative Update

  Dear neighbors, Monday was the deadline for bills to be passed out of their policy committees to remain in the legislative process. This week, fiscal committees are hearing the bills that will have a financial impact, and the deadline ...

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31 Jan
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Putting an end to police violence

Dear neighbors, Last weekend a shocking incident of police use of undue deadly force rocked our community. I am horrified by this event, which took place just three blocks from my home.  My thoughts remain with those who were injured ...

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19 Jan
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The 2021 legislative session is underway!

Dear neighbors, We started the 2021 legislative session last week, and it was unlike any other opening day in Olympia. COVID-19 is still a very real threat to the health of our communities, so we cannot hold an entirely in-person ...

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08 May
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See you after November!

Because of election year restrictions, I will be unable to update my website or send e-mail updates beginning May 11. However, my office will remain open, so if you need to contact me or my staff, please contact my office ...

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13 Apr
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Information for Unemployed Workers

Dear neighbors,

The good news is Washingtonians are doing a great job at following the governor’s “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order, and the curve is beginning to flatten. We have to keep up the good work and continue to stay home ...

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