OLYMPIA – From Yakima, Union Gap, Sunnyside and Selah, residents in the 15th District expressed concerns to state representatives Bruce Chandler and David Taylor during an hour-long telephone town hall.
Last night’s telephone town hall included two survey questions asked of callers.
Once again Sen. Jim Honeyford (R-Sunnyside) will play a part in leading the Washington State Senate, which convened for a new session earlier this month.
Bus rides aren’t just for kids and commuters. They’re for congressmen, too.
Telephone town hall open to local residents next Tuesday
The 2015 legislative session has begun and lawmakers from the 15th Legislative District have made the trek to Olympia to work on behalf of citizens in the Yakima Valley.
Mabton Council OKs $6 a month hike in water bills
MABTON – A combination of bad weather and bad luck could cost the city of Mabton an extra $200,000 for its new wastewater treatment plant.
OLYMPIA - Would the legislator who represents you ever consider decriminalizing heroin possession?
Funding basic education and addressing water storage needs are among the issues facing 15th District lawmakers when the state legislature begins a new session on Monday, Jan. 12.
As the state and county start to feel the impacts from last November’s General Election, it may be a good idea to reflect that those changes were brought about by the lowest voter turnout in more than 20 years.
When Rep. Doc Hastings wraps up 20 years of service later this week, the Pasco Republican will retire minus a congressional pension.
Gov. Jay Inslee’s implementation of lean management across all lines of state government is helping simplify paperwork, shorten wait times for driver’s licenses and save millions of dollars.
MABTON – The Mabton City Council closed out 2014 last week with a few action items during its final regular meeting of the year.
There are more than Christmas wish lists issued before Dec. 25 of each year.