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KVI's John Carlson asks Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, to talk about the irony he sees between House Bill 1169, Democrat-sponsored legislation that would soften enhanced sentences for crimes committed with firearms,...

Feb. 8, 2021

Washington State Reps. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, and Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, issued the following joint statement regarding residential construction amid the coronavirus crisis. In their remarks, the lawmakers refer to documents...

April 8, 2020

Just a quick reminder that I'm hosting a live telephone town hall tonight, Monday, March 23, to discuss state and national response efforts to COVID-19. The community conversation, which is...

March 23, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, argues on the House floor against a bill that seeks to erode fundamental gun rights. Senate Bill 6288 would allow a new office that would contract and...

March 10, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, joins KRXO's Kyle Pauley and Daniel Hargrove to talk about the Republican response to the budget revenue forecast. In addition, Walsh discusses the revival of a measure...

Feb. 24, 2020

After yesterday's house of origin policy cutoff, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, joins KVI's Kirby Wilbur to explain how House Republicans stopped bills that would threaten gun, property and parental rights from...

Feb. 20, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks on the House floor against a measure that would undermine the right to bear arms.

Feb. 19, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks on the House floor against a bill that would weaken the rights of legal firearm owners. Walsh calls House Bill 2305 an unconstitutional overreach by the...

Feb. 17, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks on the House floor against imposing a state fee on gun owners (House Bill 2467).

Feb. 14, 2020

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, weighs in on some of the controversial bills that are making their way through the House including a bill that would establish the Office of Equity and...

Jan. 27, 2020