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On Thursday, April 22, Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed two key sections of Senate Bill 5160 that would have provided needed assistance to landlords who have not received rent from indigent tenants....

April 23, 2021

House Republicans, including Rep. Michelle Caldier, R-Port Orchard, believe an income tax on capital gains is unnecessary, unpopular, unstable, unconstitutional, and a major step toward a new state income tax. Learn...

April 23, 2021

Less than 22 days remain of the 105-day session, scheduled to finish April 25. For the past two weeks, we have been hearing Senate bills in our House committees, as the...

April 3, 2021

This is your invitation to join me tonight at 6 p.m. for a virtual town hall meeting to discuss issues related to the 2021 legislative session. We are now past the...

March 16, 2021

Featuring House Republican Reps. Jeremie Dufault, Vicki Kraft, Michelle Caldier, Jim Walsh, Peter Abbarno, Greg Gilday, Kelly Chambers, Andrew Barkis, and Cyndy Jacobsen. Learn more about House Bill 1236. Watch other...

March 10, 2021

Welcome to Week Nine, Day 59, of the scheduled 105 days of the 2021 legislative session. To date, 563 bills have been introduced in the House and 491 in the Senate,...

March 10, 2021

Rep. Michelle Caldier invites citizens in the 26th District to join her Tuesday, March 16, at 6 p.m. for a virtual town hall meeting to discuss issues related to the 2021...

March 8, 2021

Lawmakers spent hours both Saturday and Sunday on the virtual House floor debating a bill that would make it nearly impossible for a rental property owner to stop renting property to...

March 8, 2021

As survivors of horrific felony crimes, we are concerned the public safety pendulum, which for many years in Washington, demanded criminals be held accountable, justice be provided for victims, and laws...

March 6, 2021

Rep. Michelle Caldier, R-Port Orchard, says foster care costs ranging from $17,639 to $31,582 per month per child highlight a dysfunctional system that relies too much on a network of group...

March 5, 2021