Rep. Jim Walsh's News & Media


Last week, 22 Washington state counties filed a lawsuit against the Gov. Inslee administration's state Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) over the agency's decision to stop evaluating and treating criminal defendants...

Aug. 29, 2023

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares a legislative update on two top issues: the recent eastern Washington wildfires, including the governor's declaration of a state of emergency in the affected areas, and...

Aug. 28, 2023

As many as 22 counties in Washington, including Grays Harbor and Pacific within the 19th Legislative District, recently filed a lawsuit against the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) alleging...

Aug. 28, 2023

Rep. Jim Walsh joined the KXRO Morning Show (Aberdeen) to discuss an emergency proclamation issued by Gov. Inslee regarding fires within the state, and the impacts that could come from them....

Aug. 21, 2023

Speaking on the Jason Rantz Show on KTTH, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, says “people felt like they've been lied to” when the governor said his new carbon reduction policies would cost...

Aug. 11, 2023

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses the Department of Ecology's decision to hold an extra cap-and-trade carbon auction as a way to help reduce gasoline prices in Washington state. The auction would...

Aug. 9, 2023

Rep. Jim Walsh talks with KSWW's Johnny Manson in Aberdeen about summer legislative issues, including high gas prices, the long-term care payroll tax, taxes in general, and fentanyl drug overdoses. Wash....

Aug. 1, 2023

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, explains the various timelines followed in Washington for the enactment of a new state law after a bill is passed by the Legislature and signed by the...

July 26, 2023

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks with KXRO's Kyle Pauley about new laws that have taken effect 90 days from the end of the 2023 regular session. Wash. House Republicans · 07-24-23...

July 25, 2023

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, issued the following statement condemning the governor's response to rising gas prices. In a recent news conference, Gov. Jay Inslee blamed the oil industry rather than the...

July 24, 2023