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During late-night House floor debate, Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, proposed an amendment to exempt rural health care providers from the business and occupation (B&O) tax rate increases outlined in House Bill...

April 27, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks during late-night House floor debate. The 19th District lawmaker discusses how increasing taxes on health care providers will cause them to leave the state. Walsh...

April 27, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares the information on the push for higher taxes in the final days of the 2019 session.

April 27, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, discusses rushed votes on tax bills and the state’s spending plans during the final three days of the 105-day legislative session.

April 26, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks during House floor debate on House Bill 1786. Walsh says the bill, which concerns protection orders, would deny citizens the due process of law. The...

April 26, 2019

A recent public records request asking the state patrol to release the names and addresses of citizens participating in the state’s bump-stock buy-back program has prompted legislators in the state House...

April 25, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks on House Bill 1216. The 19th District lawmaker asks legislators to consider providing stronger, more practical security for K-12 campuses. Walsh says school resource officers...

April 24, 2019

The House Finance Committee recently approved, by a 9-4 vote, three bills set to increase taxes by more than $4.5 billion. These partisan measures would create a capital gains income tax,...

April 23, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, speaks on the House floor about his opposition to sentencing changes for persistent offenders, Senate Bill 5288.

April 17, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, shares remarks on the House floor during House floor debate on the wrongful injury or death measure, Senate Bill 5163.

April 17, 2019