Rep. Drew Stokesbary's News & Media


With today's updated state revenue forecast projecting a surge of $1.1 billion in unexpected new revenue, House Republican budget lead, Rep. Drew Stokesbary, has introduced a bill to provide $1 billion...

Feb. 19, 2020

Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, has introduced a series of bills aimed at increasing transparency, accountability and affordability at the state's higher education institutions. House Bill 2574 would require Washington's higher education...

Feb. 6, 2020

Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, joins KVI's Kirby Wilbur to discuss the 2020 legislative session. The 31st District lawmaker says the majority is attempting to “Balkanize” the state budget by abandoning traditional...

Jan. 27, 2020

Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, has introduced legislation to reenact a decades-old ban on local income taxes. The ban, approved 94-1 in the House and 43-5 in the Senate during the 1984...

Jan. 27, 2020

Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, is reviving his effort to allow college athletes to receive fair compensation for the use of their name, image and likeness. Last January, the 31st District lawmaker...

Jan. 24, 2020

Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, speaks with KTTH's Jason Rantz about his bill to end Washington state's homelessness crisis through a combination of compassion, enforcement and accountability.

Jan. 17, 2020

Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, has introduced comprehensive legislation aiming to end Washington state's homelessness crisis through a combination of compassion, enforcement and accountability. House Bill 2658 offers a bold new approach...

Jan. 16, 2020

Gov. Jay Inslee delivered his State of the State address in Olympia Tuesday. Reaction to the speech in this report from John Sattgast. SATTGAST: Although the governor recognized the serious problem...

Jan. 14, 2020

Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, discusses his plan to introduce legislation during the 2020 session that would reenact the ban on cities implementing a local income tax.

Oct. 10, 2019

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed Rep. Drew Stokesbary's legislation will provide immediate relief to mostly small or rural school districts, including Carbonado and Dieringer, as they transition to the new K-12...

June 18, 2019