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The Washington state House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on House Bill 1054 this weekend. This legislation was birthed out of the “Defund the Police” movement and is the wrong...

Feb. 25, 2021

Many of you who know me well know that I am not one to back down from a fight. I've been fighting my entire life. From the abuse my sister and...

Feb. 12, 2021

In the 2021 legislative session currently underway, there is a concentrated and emotional effort to change police tactics and limit the equipment law enforcement officers can use to deescalate dangerous situations...

Feb. 4, 2021

It has been a very busy month! I am in the community (practicing social distancing) working on your behalf to keep our citizens healthy and safe but also to help get...

May 8, 2020

Reps. Jenny Graham and Mike Volz, along with Sen. Jeff Holy, give a 2020 legislative session review for their 6th Legislative District constituents.

May 6, 2020

At every level of society, we are getting used to a new normal.  The social distancing, closure of schools and businesses, vacant strip malls and sparse street traffic have an odd...

April 29, 2020

It is with a heavy heart that I inform you that the majority party in the House passed legislation tonight to mandate comprehensive sex education for all students, K-12. I talked...

March 5, 2020

Rep. Jenny Graham, whose sister was murdered by the Green River Killer, joins other violent crime victims and family members in speaking out against the elimination of the death penalty from...

Feb. 26, 2020

The Economic and Revenue Forecast Council issued its updated state revenue forecast for the quarter this week. With the strong state economy and a real estate market that is very active,...

Feb. 21, 2020

The Senate last week once again passed Senate Bill 5339, which would eliminate the death penalty from Washington state law. As I've been saying for the past year, when you combine...

Feb. 7, 2020