Rep. Jim Walsh's News & Media


Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks with KXRO about his 2019 committee assignments as well as 19th-district road projects he hopes can be addressed by the House Transportation Committee. Walsh also discusses...

Jan. 14, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh was recently appointed to a new leadership position as the ranking member of the House State Government and Tribal Relations Committee. The committee oversees public policy ranging from...

Jan. 7, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh has pre-filed two bills for the 2019 legislative session that would put limits on the rulemaking authority of state agencies. The lawmaker is looking to tighten up the...

Dec. 19, 2018

Rep. Jim Walsh is calling on the Legislature to begin taking practical steps to increase safety on K-12 school campuses across the state. The lawmaker has pre-filed two bills for the...

Dec. 12, 2018

Rep. Jim Walsh has pre-filed a bill for the 2019 legislative session that would allow supporters to contribute funding to help defray the cost of the plain-clothes Washington State Patrol security...

Dec. 6, 2018

Read my 2018 Legislative Review by clicking on the image below.

May 11, 2018

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, provides a tour of the state Capitol. If you are interested in visiting the Capitol Campus, please visit: http://leg.wa.gov/legislature/Pages/ComingToTheLegislature.aspx

May 1, 2018

People have been asking me about my impressions of the recent “short” legislative session that just ended a couple of weeks ago. Here's my recap. As I mentioned at the Greater...

April 25, 2018

A recent ruling by a Thurston County judge found the Legislature's attempt to amend an initiative that would put new rules on police use of force violates the state's constitution. While...

April 23, 2018

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, helped secure $129,000 in the 2018 supplemental capital budget to address homelessness in Longview. Community House, a program that helps homeless families and individuals, plans to use...

April 19, 2018