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Two bills introduced by state Rep. Melanie Stambaugh, R-Puyallup, have been signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee.

March 14, 2018

I'm happy to report three of my bills advanced out of the Senate last week, and are now on their way to the governor's desk!

March 6, 2018

We just got done voting on nearly 40 amendments to the majority party's supplemental operating budget proposal. It's one of three supplemental budgets we'll need to adopt before session ends on...

Feb. 23, 2018

As we hit the midway point of the 2018 session, I wanted to provide you with a transportation update. I recently recorded a video update to discuss a number of critical...

Feb. 6, 2018

Rep. Melanie Stambaugh has introduced legislation to exempt trailers from the 1.1 percent RTA Motor Vehicle Excise Tax (MVET) imposed with new or renewed vehicle registrations.

Jan. 31, 2018

The 2018 legislative session is in full swing! We are now in the third week of this short, 60-day session, and there is a lot of work to do. Policy cutoff...

Jan. 25, 2018

A measure sponsored by Rep. Melanie Stambaugh, R-Puyallup to improve worker safety on Washington roads was unanimously approved by the state House Thursday.

Jan. 11, 2018

As you may have heard, budget negotiators were unable to come to an agreement on the 2017-19 operating budget before the end of the regular session on April 23. As a...

April 26, 2017

We are now more than halfway through the 2017 legislative session. Today, we picked up right where we left off last week, spending a full day on the House floor voting...

March 6, 2017

We are a little more than one month into the 2017 legislative session, and our first major deadline is almost here. As of 5 p.m. tonight, all bills that do not...

Feb. 17, 2017