Rep. Bruce Chandler's News & Media


I think we should view this budget more as a negotiating position rather than an attempt at a credible spending plan.

Feb. 26, 2016

Rep. Bruce Chandler said the budget fails in systemic ways, ways that will haunt future legislatures and the people of Washington state.

Feb. 26, 2016

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, talks with Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl on Yakima's KIT Radio about the final weeks of the 2016 legislative session.

Feb. 16, 2016

The challenge is finding the courage to embrace these tools and use them to their maximum effectiveness while still providing for and serving the citizens of our state.

Feb. 11, 2016

With the legislative session underway, Rep. Bruce Chandler updates his constituents about the supplemental budget, education, and public safety.

Jan. 12, 2016

Chandler releases statement on Governor Inslee's supplemental budget proposal

Dec. 17, 2015

"This budget positions us well into the future while taking into account the fragile economic recovery being experienced by some – but not all – Washingtonians," says Chandler

June 30, 2015

With only a day remaining before a new fiscal cycle for state government takes effect, lawmakers in Olympia approved a 38 billion-dollar state operating budget Monday evening, and sent it to...

June 30, 2015

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, who serves as ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, talks with Jeff Rhodes and Max Nelsen of the Freedom Foundation (Freedom Daily Report) about details of...

June 30, 2015

The following is a joint statement from Rep. Ross Hunter, chair of the House Appropriations Committee, and Rep. Bruce Chandler, House Appropriations Committee ranking Republican member.

June 3, 2015