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Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, voices his dissent against SB 5444, a gun proposal that infringes upon Second Amendment rights to keep and bear arms. Walsh argues that by penalizing law-abiding citizens...

Feb. 29, 2024

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks in favor of his amendment aimed at redirecting Senate Bill 5444. Walsh’s proposed amendment aims to address the root issue by focusing on criminals rather than...

Feb. 29, 2024

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks with Ari Hoffman on KVI about the progress of three citizens’ initiatives to the Legislature: I-2111, prohibiting a personal income tax; I-2081, on parental rights in...

Feb. 28, 2024

The joint House-Senate committee hearing on Initiative 2081, a citizen-led effort concerning parental rights in public school education, witnessed a packed room as citizens and supporters gathered to hear testimony. Kelley...

Feb. 28, 2024

A joint House-Senate committee listened to public testimony Wednesday on a citizen’s initiative that supporters say is needed for police officers to effectively fight crime in Washington state. John Sattgast reports....

Feb. 28, 2024

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, addresses a joint House and Senate committee hearing on Initiative 2081, concerning parental rights relating to their children’s public school education. As the initiative’s author, Walsh emphasizes...

Feb. 28, 2024

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, appears on the “Bottom Line” program on KONA Radio. The 19th District lawmaker discusses pending legislative action on initiatives that seek to broaden police pursuit options, clarify...

Feb. 27, 2024

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, advocates for Initiative 2111. This citizen-driven initiative aims to bar taxes on personal income. Walsh, author of the initiative, articulates its objectives and significance during his speech.

Feb. 27, 2024

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, has his weekly discussion with KXRO Radio’s Kyle Pauley, addressing the ongoing deliberations among lawmakers regarding the state’s supplemental capital, transportation, and operating budgets. Wash. House Republicans...

Feb. 26, 2024

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, voices his support for SB 5890, which aims to reduce ballot rejection rates by implementing updates to ballot curing, canvassing, reporting, and outreach processes.

Feb. 24, 2024