Rep. Skyler Rude's News & Media


Two noteworthy and controversial pieces of public safety legislation are one step closer to becoming law. Senate Bill 5352 involves vehicular pursuits by law enforcement, and Senate Bill 5536 modifies the...

April 18, 2023

Governor Jay Inslee signed a bill that would provide transparency at school board meetings by requiring the meetings be recorded into law on Thursday. House Bill 1210 was introduced by Rep....

April 16, 2023

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, gives an update on his bills and where they are in the legislative process. He also shares his thoughts on the 2023 legislative session. Wash. House...

April 14, 2023

Just after midnight on Tuesday, the state House of Representatives approved, with a vote of 57-40, legislation that would allow police to engage in vehicular pursuits under limited circumstances. By way...

April 11, 2023

Governor Jay Inslee signed Senate Bill 5179 to update Washington state’s Death with Dignity law. Rep. Skyler Rude introduced House Bill 1281, which reflects a four-year effort led by Rude to...

April 10, 2023

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, discusses the state operating budget recently passed by the House, including both good and bad aspects of the spending plan. Wash. House Republicans · 04-07-23 –...

April 7, 2023

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, ranking Republican on the House Education Committee, urged the state House of Representatives to adopt his Amendment 546 to the 23-25 House operating budget (Senate Bill...

April 4, 2023

With the rise in violent crime in our state and across the nation, gun control is an easy but misguided target as the solution to these problems. Yet, in 2021, the...

April 3, 2023

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, discusses Senate Bill 5179 and its companion bill, House Bill 1281, that would increase access to the provisions of the Washington Death with Dignity Act. He...

March 31, 2023

Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, gives an update on transportation projects and education programs he would like to see funded when 2023-25 budget proposals are released in the coming days. Wash....

March 24, 2023