Rep. Jesse Young's News & Media


Washington House Republicans have introduced three pieces of legislation that seek to reduce textbook and course material costs for students.

Jan. 29, 2016

It'll be a big day Friday for lawmakers hearing bills on education.  Ruth Johnson reports from Olympia on a trio of measures scheduled for early morning public input.  All are designed to help students...

Jan. 29, 2016

Rep. Jesse Young creates a win/win situation for the higher education system and private industry with the Textbook Accountability via Open Sourcing Act

Jan. 29, 2016

Keeping Washington green is becoming a full-time job for lawmakers in Olympia. One legislator, Rep. Jesse Young of Gig Harbor, is targeting greenhouse gas emissions.

Jan. 27, 2016

Johnson:  Jesse Young is a Republican from Gig Harbor.  He says out-of-control top down management may be damaging the classroom environment. Young: “One more directive, one more directive, one more directive, and now all of...

Jan. 27, 2016

Rep. Jesse Young supports students' desire to grown and learn without focusing on standardize testing in schools

Jan. 25, 2016

Rep. Jesse Young joins the forces to combat greenhouse gas emissions

Jan. 19, 2016

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, was named ‘Legislator of the Year’ by the Great Northwest Chapter of Washington Area Vocational Administrators (WAVA) – a professional association of career and technical education...

Oct. 20, 2015

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, voted in favor of a bipartisan operating budget for the 2015-17 biennium and released the following statement.

June 30, 2015

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, is continuing to fight off increased tolls on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge with a series of legislative proposals, some of which are being negotiated as part...

May 21, 2015