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"This budget positions us well into the future while taking into account the fragile economic recovery being experienced by some – but not all – Washingtonians," says Chandler

June 30, 2015

The following is a joint statement from Rep. Ross Hunter, chair of the House Appropriations Committee, and Rep. Bruce Chandler, House Appropriations Committee ranking Republican member.

June 3, 2015

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

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

"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

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

House Republican Leader Rep. Dan Kristiansen, R-Snohomish, named members of 2015 House committees from the House Republican Caucus.

Dec. 19, 2014

Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, and ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, released the following statement today on Gov. Jay Inslee’s 2015-17 operating budget proposal.

Dec. 18, 2014