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The ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, talks with KXL's Lars Larson about the newly-adopted 2017-19 state operating budget.

July 13, 2017

It was a full day Friday as lawmakers worked to beat the midnight clock and passed a $43.7 billion dollar budget to keep state government operating for the next two years....

July 1, 2017

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, is on KIT with Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl, explaining why legislators have been reluctant to begin budget negotiations and what is stalling the negotiation process from...

April 12, 2017

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, discusses negotiating the budget while still remembering the need to fund solutions to mental health and the McCleary decision.

March 16, 2017

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, discusses invasive species legislation, and how invasive species affect the state on the Washington Ag Network with Glenn Vaagen. Chandler also talks about seed legislation and animal land grazing.

March 15, 2017

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

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

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