Rep. Bruce Chandler's News & Media


Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, joins Lance Torney and Dave Ettl on KIT to review what progress has been made toward funding K-12 education and the deadlines for reaching a solution. Chandler...

Feb. 28, 2017

There is another recent state Supreme Court ruling that has not garnered as much attention nor as many headlines as the education funding McCleary decision. Yet this other court action could...

Feb. 16, 2017

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, discusses agricultural issues on Washington Ag Network with Glenn Vaagen. Water and the Hirst decision were also discussed.

Feb. 1, 2017

Rather than try to move the McCleary ball down the field, the majority party in the House chose to punt on first down.

Jan. 27, 2017

Lawmakers in Olympia voted Monday to cancel a cut in local property taxes that had been planned to take effect next January. Proponents argue the one-year extension is needed to allow...

Jan. 24, 2017

Rep. Bruce Chandler talks with KIT's Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl about major issues of the 2017 legislative session,.

Jan. 17, 2017

Lawmakers returned to Olympia this week, approved supplemental operating and capital budgets, took the historic action of overriding all 27 of Gov. Inslee's vetoes, and then adjourned the special session. John...

March 30, 2016

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, speaks in favor of the new compromise supplemental operating budget. This is the audio of his entire floor speech.

March 30, 2016

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, and ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, released the following statement today regarding the Legislature's supplemental budget agreement.

March 29, 2016

...budget analysts, lawyers and a host of policy makers are looking into the ramifications of no supplemental budget for 2016. Is it the preferred outcome? Not really. Will...

March 8, 2016