Rep. Drew Stokesbary's News & Media


Rep. Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, ranking Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, released the following statement Monday regarding the House Democrats' supplemental operating budget proposal. “With surging state revenue creating a $2.4...

Feb. 24, 2020

While some residents, particularly in the rural areas of Washington struggle to make ends meet, state government is flush with money – and even more revenue is anticipated, according to a...

Feb. 19, 2020

House Republican budget lead, Rep. Drew Stokesbary, outlines a bill he's sponsored to provide $1 billion in tax relief for Washington's working families. Watch: House Bill 2946 would: Uphold voters' demand...

Feb. 19, 2020

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