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Sen. Perry Dozier, Rep. Skyler Rude, and Rep. Mark Klicker will hold three town hall meetings next week in the 16th District. The lawmakers will take questions and discuss a variety...

March 26, 2024

The Legislature has completed its work on the state’s 2024-25 supplemental capital budget, which received unanimous support in the Senate and House of Representatives on Wednesday. The biennial construction, repair, and...

March 7, 2024

Today, the Washington State House of Representatives resoundingly approved bipartisan legislation sponsored by Rep. Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, aimed at including financial education instruction as a requirement for students to graduate...

Feb. 8, 2024

Earlier today, House Republican ranking members and assistant ranking members sent letters to House committee chairs and vice chairs requesting public hearings on the six certified initiatives now before the Legislature....

Feb. 6, 2024

Miley Skeen, a student at Prosser High School, recently traveled to Olympia to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. Rep. Skyler Rude was her legislative sponsor. “Having...

Jan. 26, 2024

Washington state is grappling with a pressing education crisis exacerbated by the pandemic’s impact on student learning. In response to this challenge, State Representative Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, has proposed legislation...

Jan. 17, 2024

State Representative Skyler Rude, R-Walla Walla, has prefiled bipartisan legislation that would include financial education instruction as a requirement for students to graduate from high school. “Teaching financial education is one...

Dec. 11, 2023

The three lawmakers serving Washington’s 16th Legislative District have scheduled town hall meetings May 2 and 3 to discuss the outcome of the Legislature’s just-concluded annual session. Both of the meetings...

April 26, 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

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