Rep. Bruce Chandler's News & Media


As the 2015 regular legislative session comes to an end today, Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, expressed his frustration over the need for another special session to complete the work legislators are elected...

April 25, 2015

“The taxes relied upon in this budget are volatile, unproven and risky.  This budget won't survive the ultimate legislators: the people,” says Chandler The Washington State House of Representatives passed a...

April 3, 2015

Rep. Bruce Chandler expresses disappointment that the House Democrat operating budget proposal relies on volatile and risky tax increases to fund an unsustainable operating budget.

April 3, 2015

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, talks with KIT Radio's Lance Tormey about competing budget proposals from House Democrats and Senate Republicans, tax increase proposals, and how the Legislature is trying to meet...

March 31, 2015

House Democrats unveiled the Legislature's first 2015-17 operating budget proposal today.  The plan raises spending from $33.8 billion in the 2013-15 biennium to $38.9 billion for 2015-17 and includes nearly $1.5 billion...

March 27, 2015

The Washington State House of Representatives passed legislation today that will help ensure agriculture workers have the necessary skills to keep the state's agriculture industry thriving in the years to come.

March 6, 2015

Paityn Solem, a student from Tenino High School, traveled to Olympia Jan. 19-23 and served as a page in the state House of Representatives. She was sponsored by her 15th district...

Feb. 5, 2015

"I'm pleased that both parties were able to come together and work on a spending plan that improves upon what the governor proposed," says Chandler

Jan. 29, 2015

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, who serves as ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee talks with KIT's Dave Ettl and Lance Tormey about budget expectations going into the 2015 legislative session.

Jan. 27, 2015

The 2015 legislative session has begun and lawmakers from the 15th Legislative District have made the trek to Olympia and are working hard on behalf of citizens from the Yakima region.

Jan. 15, 2015