Rep. Skyler Rude's News & Media


I can hear the grumblings from students now. Why do students need to learn cursive writing when our world and job expectations are requiring less handwriting and more computing? Some have...

March 1, 2019

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, sits down with TVW to discuss how two 16th District legislators have served as his mentors, and his focus on improving education outcomes for students in...

Feb. 27, 2019

In this legislative video update, Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, discusses bills before the Legislature that would restrict access to firearms, his efforts to expand remote testimony opportunities in the Washington...

Feb. 26, 2019

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, joins KONA to discuss fiscal cutoff, passing his first bill, remote testimony, his bill to require cursive instruction, and his work on the Appropriations Committee.

Feb. 25, 2019

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, honored two of our nation's past presidents – George Washington and Abraham Lincoln – during his speech on the House floor on Presidents' Day.

Feb. 18, 2019

Article 1, Section 24 of the Washington State Constitution states: “The right of the individual citizen to bear arms in defense of himself, or the state, shall not be impaired…” Despite...

Feb. 9, 2019

Eastern Washington is different from Western Washington in many ways. Each region has different priorities, different economic conditions, and different ways of life. However, too often, decisions made by the state...

Jan. 24, 2019

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, has introduced a bill that would eliminate opposite-sex requirements for major political party elections at the state and county level. At the county level, voters are...

Jan. 22, 2019

Rep. Skyler Rude R-Walla Walla discusses his first week as a state representative on KTEL with Jedidiah Maynes.

Jan. 21, 2019

Walla Walla Republican Rep. Skyler Rude took the oath of office today to serve as a member of the Washington State House of Representatives. Rude was elected to the position in...

Jan. 14, 2019