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The House Education Committee has approved a bill that would prioritize the return of foster care children, homeless students and other at-risk children to in-person instruction as schools safely reopen. House...

Feb. 10, 2021

We are rapidly approaching the second month of the scheduled 105-day remote legislative session, which began Jan. 11. Participating in the virtual session As I noted in my last email update...

Feb. 5, 2021

On Monday evening during debate of House Bill 1368, the COVID-19 federal funding measure, Rep. Michelle Caldier, R-Port Orchard, offered an amendment to provide nearly $157 million for grants to public...

Feb. 4, 2021

A bill that would create a home sharing grant program to help reduce the homeless population in Washington state was recently heard by a House committee. House Bill 1183, authored by...

Jan. 27, 2021

Thank you for the opportunity to allow me to once again serve as your state representative for the 26th District. I was honored to be sworn in to office virtually on...

Jan. 22, 2021

When the 2021 legislative session begins Jan. 11, Rep. Michelle Caldier, R-Port Orchard, will be serving in a new position as the ranking Republican on the House Housing, Human Services and...

Dec. 23, 2020

I wanted to take a few minutes to provide a brief update on the coronavirus emergency, the telephone town hall I held last week, and information about upcoming election-year restrictions. Thank...

May 8, 2020

I hope you are staying safe and healthy. I wanted to take a few minutes to invite you to join me for a telephone town hall and provide an update on...

April 29, 2020

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