Rep. Michelle Caldier's News & Media


No longer may managed care insurance organizations (MCOs) keep Medicaid rate reimbursement increases meant for behavioral health providers under the bill unanimously approved Friday by the state House of Representatives. Rep....

Feb. 16, 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

Rep. Michelle Caldier announced she is holding 26th District town hall meetings on Saturday, Feb. 22, in Vaughn, Gig Harbor and Port Orchard. “We're approaching the final weeks of the 2020...

Feb. 11, 2020

Nearly 100 people lined up outside of a committee hearing room in Olympia Thursday to testify on a controversial sex education bill, but only a few got the chance to speak....

Jan. 16, 2020

Rep. Michelle Caldier is inviting local residents to join her Wednesday, Aug. 28, in Lakebay for an informal coffee meeting to discuss issues involving the 26th Legislative District. “I am honored...

Aug. 23, 2019

Two hospital notification bills authored by 26th District State Rep. Michelle Caldier were signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Jay Inslee. House Bill 1016, would require hospitals to notify a rape...

May 7, 2019

Washington members of the U.S. Armed Forces who are deployed out of state soon will no longer have to return back to the Evergreen state to renew their conceal pistol licenses...

April 25, 2019

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 authored by 26th District State Rep. Michelle Caldier that will require patients to be notified of sexual misconduct sanctions against their health care provider was signed into law Friday...

April 22, 2019