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Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, joins KIT to discuss legislation that is being considered in both the House and Senate. Chandler shares the progress of a bill to switch Washington to permanent...

April 10, 2019

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, discusses the 2018 supplemental budget, property tax relief, obligations related to the state Supreme Court McCleary ruling, and more.

March 8, 2018

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, shares an update on the Democrats' proposed capital gains tax, explains why Republicans refused to vote on a bill forcing home health care providers to pay union...

March 6, 2018

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, says he doubts the governor's proposed carbon tax has enough votes to pass both chambers this year, but thinks the state's voters may determine whether it eventually...

Jan. 30, 2018

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, chats with Glenn Vaagen of the Washington Ag Network about the legislature's compromise bill on well water rights, which addressed restrictions imposed by the Hirst Supreme Court...

Jan. 24, 2018

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, joins KIT to provide a preview of the upcoming 2018 legislative session and explore the wins and losses of last year's solution to education funding. The veteran...

Jan. 4, 2018

'This budget is far from perfect, but it is a solid step forward to more opportunity and prosperity for our communities back home,' says Chandler   The Washington State Legislature passed today...

June 30, 2017

The budget battle in the state Legislature has kicked into high gear as we now have official budget proposals from House Democrats and the Senate Majority Coalition Caucus. Funding for basic...

April 7, 2017

'Raising taxes by $8 billion over the next four years…is not the answer,” says Chandler Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger and ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, voted against the House...

March 31, 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