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Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares the information on the push for higher taxes in the final days of the 2019 session.

April 27, 2019

A recent public records request asking the state patrol to release the names and addresses of citizens participating in the state's bump-stock buy-back program has prompted legislators in the state House...

April 25, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks on House Bill 1216. The 19th District lawmaker asks legislators to consider providing stronger, more practical security for K-12 campuses. Walsh says school resource officers...

April 24, 2019

The House Finance Committee recently approved, by a 9-4 vote, three bills set to increase taxes by more than $4.5 billion. These partisan measures would create a capital gains income tax,...

April 23, 2019

The Washington State House of Representatives recently released its proposed 2019-20 capital budget. With more than $110 million in proposed funding for the 19th Legislative District, Rep. Jim Walsh, a...

March 26, 2019

Nineteenth Legislative District residents are encouraged to participate in an upcoming telephone town hall hosted by Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen. The hour-long community discussion will take place Thursday, March 28, from...

March 20, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, released the following statement on House Bill 1216, approved Thursday by the House. The school safety measure would establish certain school safety protocols, regional school safety centers,...

March 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