Rep. Jim Walsh's News & Media


Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, issued the following statement on the Washington State Department of Ecology's (DOE) denial of a key permit sought by Millennium Bulk Terminals. The permit would allow for...

Sept. 26, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses the need to support oyster farmers and sustainable aquaculture farming. Oyster farmers are fighting an invasive species of “ghost shrimp” that are decimating many oyster beds...

Sept. 26, 2017

Several weeks ago, a number of newspapers around the country ran an Associated Press article that most published with the suggested headline: “Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save...

Sept. 20, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks to KIRO's Dori Monson about the future of The Evergreen State College. Recently embattled Professor Bret Weinstein and his wife, also a professor at the school,...

Sept. 18, 2017

On Saturday, August 19, a fish farm in the San Juan Islands near Anacortes suffered a structural failure to one of its net pens, containing more than 300,000 nearly-mature Atlantic salmon....

Sept. 11, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks about how freedom of speech on college campuses is an essential part of higher education. He also shares information on legislation he is sponsoring to ensure...

Aug. 22, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks about the number of complaints his office has received about the new tougher distracted driving laws. Driving under the influence of an electronic device (DUI-E), means...

Aug. 1, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, says the lack of approval on the state's capital budget and a solution for Hirst is not about partisan bickering. Rather, it's evidence of a deepening rural/urban...

July 28, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks with Mike Wallin on KEDO about the need for a solution for the state Supreme Court's Hirst decision and a state capital budget.

July 13, 2017

19th District Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses the most important property rights issue to face Washington state in over 20-years, the state Supreme Court's Hirst decision. Walsh shares the importance of...

July 12, 2017