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Two bills aimed at helping to address challenges that arise for the agriculture industry were signed into law today. Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, sponsored the legislation.   House Bill 1886 will...

April 23, 2013

Reps. Bruce Chandler and Zack Hudgins share why they support a bill to allow undocumented students to be eligible for the State Need Grant. The opinion-editorial was published in the News...

March 29, 2013

Rep. Chandler discusses a proposal to increase the gas tax by House Democrats and his support of reforms before funding more transportation projects in his monthly column to the Yakima Valley...

March 29, 2013

Rep. Chandler, ranking Republican on the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, provides an update on bills and issues addressing agriculture, private property, public lands, water rights, the Yakima Basin water...

March 27, 2013

Legislation to more effectively address the apple maggot in Yakima County moved one step closer to becoming law March 6. House Bill 1889, sponsored by Rep. Bruce Chandler, would allow the...

March 7, 2013

Reps. Chandler and Ross write a column for the Yakima Hearld-Republic about a bill to expand eligibility of the State Need Grant to undocumented students.

March 4, 2013

Today the Washington State Supreme Court rejected the two-thirds legislative vote requirement to raise taxes as unconstitutional. The Court cited Article 2, section 22 of the state constitution as its reasoning,...

Feb. 28, 2013

Rep. Bruce Chandler – (360) 786-7960 Chandler's legislation to address apple maggot in Yakima County moves forward While schoolchildren joke about worms in apples, the apple maggot, which is a fruit...

Feb. 26, 2013

Rep. Chandler writes a column for the Yakima Valley Business Times about funding education first in the state budget.

Feb. 23, 2013

House Republicans' Home    |   Our Solutions for Agriculture    |    House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee Dear Friends and Neighbors, Last week, Rep. Brian Blake and I interviewed with TVW to discuss...

Feb. 6, 2013