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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

Featuring House Republican Reps. Jeremie Dufault, Dan Griffey, Jenny Graham, Michelle Caldier, and Jim Walsh. Learn more about House Bill 1078. Watch other House floor debate highlights here.

Feb. 24, 2021

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

Rep. Michelle Caldier, R-Port Orchard, is inviting citizens from throughout the 26th Legislative District to join her Thursday, April 30 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. in a telephone town hall...

April 22, 2020

As I noted in my email update to you last Tuesday, news about the COVID-19 (coronavirus) continues to change hour-by-hour. Many families and business owners are concerned with staying afloat, being...

March 24, 2020

In Olympia, a controversial bill that would reduce the punishment for those who intentionally infect another with the HIV virus passed the House of Representatives along party lines Wednesday, with Republicans...

Feb. 12, 2020

The state House of Representatives passed a controversial Democratic-sponsored measure Wednesday along party lines, 57-40, that would reduce the punishment for those who intentionally transmit or expose the human immunodeficiency virus...

Feb. 12, 2020

A bill that would require hospitals to notify a rape victim within two hours of their arrival that they don't have rape kits or a provider trained in sexual assault examinations...

April 24, 2019

A bill that would require health providers disciplined for sexual misconduct to notify their patients passed the state House of Representatives today, 96 – 0. Rep. Michelle Caldier is the prime...

March 4, 2019

Rep. Michelle Caldier, R-Port Orchard, and her constituent, Kaeley Triller, discuss the importance of passing legislation that would ban the viewing of pornography in public libraries where children could see it....

Feb. 12, 2019