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Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, and ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, believes the Legislature achieved its goal of producing a sustainable, no-new-taxes supplemental budget.

March 13, 2014

The state House of Representatives passed a partisan budget today that, if adopted by the Senate, could set the stage for significant tax increases in the future, says House Republican budget...

March 5, 2014

Read the response from Rep. Bruce Chandler to the operating budget proposal by House Democrats...

Feb. 26, 2014

‘We need to engage in a vigorous discussion about what is the best path forward in managing Washington’s water,’ says Chandler

Jan. 31, 2014

"Adding 'ecosystem-based function' as a goal to the Treaty not only puts Washington at great risk for endless legal battles, the major re-negotiation that this would require would open up the...

Dec. 2, 2013

Chandler is a 13-year veteran of the Legislature who has served on the House Appropriations Committee seven years since he was elected...

Oct. 16, 2013

Rep. Bruce Chandler writes about how the Legislature's 2013-15 budget includes additional funding for Yakima Valley schools that result in additional all-day kindergarten classes.

Aug. 23, 2013

Rep. Chandler describes why he voted for the 2013-15 operating budget in this monthly column to the Yakima Valley Business Times.

July 26, 2013

Today the House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 5367 to adopt the Yakima Basin integrated water management plan. Rep. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, sponsor of the House companion measure, said he was...

June 29, 2013

Today the House of Representatives passed a 2013-15 operating budget in its second special session after the House and the Senate made a final agreement. Rep. Bruce Chandler voted in favor...

June 29, 2013