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The House of Representatives today unanimously passed a measure sponsored by Rep. Bruce Chandler to address fire protection of land outside local fire districts. House Bill 1506 would give property owners...

Feb. 28, 2011

The state House of Representatives Friday passed a compromise agreement negotiated between the House and the Senate to address the deficit in the current two-year operating budget, which runs through June...

Feb. 18, 2011

  The House Judiciary Committee today unanimously voted to pass a bill to address fire suppression efforts outside a fire protection service district. House Bill 1506, sponsored by Rep. Bruce Chandler,...

Feb. 10, 2011

  As the April 13 deadline for the Legislature's 30-day special session drew closer, Democrats in the House of Representatives Saturday passed a nearly $800 million tax package – the largest...

April 11, 2010

  Land owners, cities, irrigators and other public water entities trying to access water for development will no longer spend years waiting for the Department of Ecology to process their water...

April 1, 2010

Chandler seeks informal guidance from Attorney General on language   Today Rep. Bruce Chandler sent a letter to State Attorney General Rob McKenna asking for informal guidance on a proviso in...

March 19, 2010

  The House of Representatives Friday night passed a supplemental operating budget to close the $2.7 billion spending gap by a vote of 55-43. Representatives Bruce Chandler and David Taylor voted...

March 6, 2010

  The House of Representatives today passed a bill placing further costs on those who apply for water rights with the state. Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, voted against the bill due...

March 5, 2010

  The Washington State Senate Saturday unanimously passed a bill to improve communication between responding agencies during a wildfire. House Bill 2667, sponsored by Rep. Bruce Chandler, would require a specified...

March 1, 2010

Junior Davis Turpin, a student at Stevenson High School, paged in the state House of Representatives Feb. 14-19. He was sponsored by his 15th District state representative Bruce Chandler. “I'm pleased...

March 1, 2010