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The 2018 legislative session is officially underway. The tone has been set, and unfortunately, it isn't quite how we were hoping it would start. The news surrounding the Democrats plans to...

Jan. 17, 2018

During recent House floor debate on HB 2201, Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, stood up for tax relief against Sound Transit 3 (ST3). “The ST3 car tab increase is hurting us all,”...

April 13, 2017

After securing more than $30 million in funding in the capital budget proposal unveiled by the House Wednesday, 26th District Reps. Michelle Caldier and Jesse Young say there's still more work to do....

April 7, 2017

Twenty-sixth District lawmakers, Reps. Jesse Young and Michelle Caldier have acquired $300,000 in the supplemental capital budget to assist in necessary hull repairs to a retired Navy destroyer vessel, the USS...

March 30, 2016

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, voted against the budget proposed by House Democrats today. The plan, which passed by a vote of 51-47, raises spending from $33.8 billion in the 2013-15 biennium...

April 3, 2015