Rep. Bruce Chandler's News & Media


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

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