Rep. Jim Walsh's News & Media


Could the governor's mask mandate continue indefinitely? Theoretically, yes, according to Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen. Speaking on KXRO Radio with Kyle Pauley, Walsh says he's very concerned many of the governor's...

Aug. 23, 2021

Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee recently announced a vaccination requirement as a condition for employment for employees working in K-12, childcare, early learning, and higher education, and an expansion of the...

Aug. 19, 2021

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, voices his concerns to KXRO's Kyle Pauley about Gov. Jay Inslee's recent mandate that all state employees to be vaccinated by Oct. 18 or lose their jobs....

Aug. 16, 2021

Speaking on the Jason Rantz Show (KTTH – Seattle), Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, says the governor's mandate to force vaccinations on state workers is an abuse of emergency powers. Walsh says...

Aug. 10, 2021

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, tells KXRO's Kyle Pauley his concerns about government forcing people to become vaccinated or lose their jobs. The 19th District lawmaker says citizens should be able to...

Aug. 9, 2021

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee announced today that most state workers in Washington, as well as private health care and long-term care employees, will be required to show proof of a...

Aug. 9, 2021

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, tells KXRO's Kyle Pauley of his concerns that all students returning to in-class school in the fall are being required to wear masks, or local schools will...

Aug. 2, 2021

Speaking with KXRO's Kyle Pauley, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, said new laws that restrict law enforcement officers from pursuit and de-escalation tactics will make Washington citizens less safe. Walsh also discussed...

July 26, 2021

There are mixed reports from across the nation on the effectiveness of state-managed COVID vaccination incentive programs, like Washington State's lottery-style Shot of a Lifetime. Researchers at the Boston University School...

July 21, 2021

Now that Washington has reached the 70% vaccination goal set by Gov. Jay Inslee, 19th District Representative Jim Walsh spoke with KXRO's Kyle Pauley about what this means for the region....

July 19, 2021