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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

House Republican Leader Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, and Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, released the following statement in response to the certification of Initiative 2111, which would prohibit state and local...

Jan. 25, 2024

House Republican Leader Drew Stokesbary and Senate Republican Leader John Braun released a joint statement today following the certification of Initiative 2117 (Concerning carbon tax credit trading) by the Secretary of...

Jan. 17, 2024

During floor action earlier today, House Democrats voted to reject a House Republican motion to instruct the House Community Safety, Justice, & Reentry Committee to promptly hold a public hearing on...

Jan. 15, 2024

Today in the Washington State Senate, Initiative 2113 (Concerning vehicular pursuits by peace officers) was referred to the Senate Law & Justice Committee. House Republican Leader Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, released the...

Jan. 12, 2024

Statement from House Republican Leader Drew Stokesbary: “Washington State House Republicans strongly condemn the violent, calculated, and unprovoked terror attack perpetrated by the terrorist organization Hamas on the Jewish people and...

Oct. 13, 2023

House Republican Leader Drew Stokesbary, R-Auburn, and Caucus Vice Chair Eric Robertson, R-Sumner, released the following statement today regarding Gov. Jay Inslee’s veto of language requiring notice before sexually violent predators...

May 17, 2023

The Washington State Legislature passed a compromise bill on the possession of hard drugs such as fentanyl today during a one-day special session. Senate Republican Leader John Braun and House Republican...

May 16, 2023

Gov. Jay Inslee announced today that he will rescind requirements related to COVID-19 vaccination for state employees. House Republican Leader Drew Stokesbary and Senate Republican Leader John Braun released the following...

May 10, 2023

House Republican Leader Drew Stokesbary released the following statement on Gov. Jay Inslee’s announcement of a special session on May 16. “House Republicans remain committed to passing statewide legislation that provides...

May 2, 2023