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During a recent Joint Transportation Committee meeting, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, questioned staff from the governor's Office of Financial Management (OFM) about the constitutionality of diverting more than $175 million of...

July 30, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses legislation he drafted to end the use of title-only bills. The 19th District legislator says that “ghost bills,” which are essentially blank bills with a title-only...

July 3, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks during House floor debate on the model toxics control program, Senate Bill 5993.

May 1, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks on Amendment 920 to the tax preferences bill, Senate Bill 5997. The 19th District lawmaker says the change would help retail business owners impacted by the...

April 30, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks during House floor debate on tax preferences, Senate Bill 5997. The 19th District lawmaker argues that removing the nonresident sales tax exemption will damage many...

April 30, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks during House floor debate on green transportation options, House Bill 2042. The 19th District lawmaker says incentives are key to advancing green transportation in Washington.

April 30, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses the House's recent vote on I-1000. The 19th District lawmaker greets some of the demonstrators at the state Capitol to rally against the bill.

April 28, 2019

During late-night floor debate, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, proposed an amendment to provide a credit for interest received on loans issued by banks in underserved areas. Walsh says the change would...

April 27, 2019

During late-night House floor debate, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, proposed an amendment to exempt rural health care providers from the business and occupation (B&O) tax rate increases outlined in House Bill...

April 27, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks during late-night House floor debate. The 19th District lawmaker discusses how increasing taxes on health care providers will cause them to leave the state. Walsh...

April 27, 2019