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Log truck drivers came to the state Capitol from throughout Washington Monday to protest a Democratic House-approved low carbon fuel standard bill that is now under consideration in the Senate. They...

March 2, 2020

The first vigorous debate of the 2020 session took place Wednesday on the House floor when majority Democrats brought Governor Jay Inslee's low carbon fuel standard bill for a vote. During...

Jan. 29, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R- Aberdeen, speaks with KELA Radio host Peter Abbarno about the representative's bill regarding increased transparency in the marbled murrlete advisory committee process. He also talks about upcoming...

Jan. 22, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, joins host Mike Wallin and addresses differences between Republican and Democratic plans to solve homelessness and transportation funding. Walsh also reviews today's Supreme Court decision striking down...

Jan. 16, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses the Washington Supreme Court's ruling on the Department of Ecology's Clean Air Act. He also examines the impact of environmental policies on working class people and...

Jan. 16, 2020

Governor Jay Inslee announced a five-point plan Thursday to impose additional restrictions on carbon emissions he says would lead to cleaner fuels. But opponents say the only thing the governor's proposals...

Dec. 19, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks about capital budget investments at Lake Silvia State Park. The 19th District lawmaker says that funding provided for the new event center at the park will...

Nov. 21, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, joins KVI's Kirby Wilbur to discuss an upcoming legislative deadline: opposite house cutoff. Walsh also talks about some unpopular tax and environmental bills that will cost taxpayers...

April 15, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, joins KXRO to discuss budget week. Walsh discusses how the Capital Budget is friendly and bipartisan, the Transportation Budget is relatively similar, and that the Operating Budget...

March 25, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, joins KXRO to discuss cutoff Friday, budget provisos, the governor's orca bill, and I-1639.

Feb. 25, 2019