Rep. Jim Walsh's News & Media


Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, prefiled legislation today in Olympia for the upcoming 2020 session that seeks to end the use of title-only bills, often called “ghost-bills.” Title-only bills contain...

Dec. 2, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, released the following statement regarding a King County judge’s decision to block a $30 car tab measure from taking effect. Voters approved Initiative 976 earlier this month....

Nov. 27, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, says additional scrutiny is needed on the loss of revenue from thousands of acres of public trust land set aside by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) for...

Nov. 21, 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, visits the Pacific County Fairgrounds in Menlo to talk about the capital budget funding he sponsored that helped with roofing repairs. Walsh says it was money well...

Nov. 21, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, 19th District, discusses a proposed transportation project in Aberdeen. The East Aberdeen Mobility Project includes plans to build an overpass that would avoid rail traffic and give greater...

Nov. 19, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks in front of the historic Grays Harbor Court House about the need for law and order in our communities and state. The 19th District lawmaker discusses...

Nov. 19, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks with KELA's Peter Abbarno (Centralia) about the November general election results, including the non-binding tax advisory votes and what they mean for Olympia, effects of...

Nov. 13, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, talks about capital budget funding for school construction and remodeling at Cosmopolis Elementary School. The 19th District lawmaker also discusses the hold-harmless education funding bill, approved during...

Oct. 10, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses jobs and rural economic development at the Port of Grays Harbor. The 19th District lawmaker says we need to streamline agency permitting procedures to ensure good...

Oct. 10, 2019