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Schrier and McMorris Rodgers win coveted spots on US House Energy and Commerce Committee

Washington Congresswomen Kim Schrier (8th CD) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (5th CD) will both serve on the exclusive House Energy and Commerce Committee for the...Read More

Meet Washington’s New Legislators: Panel 2

Three soon-to-be legislators shared their inspirations, ideas and plans at the 2020 Re-Wire Virtual Policy Conference in a panel discussion. It was one of the...Read More

Meet Washington’s New Legislators: Panel 1

Five soon-to-be legislators convened at the 2020 Re-Wire Virtual Policy Conference for a panel conversation on their respective backgrounds, reflections from the campaign trail, and...Read More

Congressman Adam Smith discusses policy making in the Biden administration, political extremism, and more.

Rep. Adam Smith from Washington State’s 9th Congressional District has served in the US House of Representatives since 1996. He is the Chairman of the House...Read More

Wyman and Republican leadership condemn threats against elections officials

Three of Washington State’s most prominent elected Republicans, Secretary of State Kim Wyman, House Minority Leader JT Wilcox, and Senate Minority Leader John Braun all...Read More

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Secretary of State Kim Wyman presides over Washington’s 2020 Electoral College

Today Secretary of State Kim Wyman presided over Washington’s 2020 Electoral College. The state’s 12 electors cast ballots for Joseph R. Biden for president and...Read More

In final meeting of House Innovation, Technology & Economic Development Committee, members lay out 2021 legislative agenda

The House Innovation, Technology & Economic Development (ITED) Committee offered a preview of their 2021 legislative agenda at a work session this week. The work...Read More

T’wina Nobles: “We’re going to have to fight hard for reconciliation, for unity, for respect.”

Democrat T’wina Nobles has defeated incumbent Republican Steve O’Ban and will become the next Senator for Washington’s 28th Legislative District. Nobles will be the only...Read More

Postman’s success as chief in context

Reflections on Postman's place among Inslee chiefs of staff...Read More

Inslee announces Jamila Thomas as new chief of staff

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the appointment of Jamila Thomas as his chief of staff effective Nov. 16. Thomas is currently chief of staff to Superintendent of...Read More