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The 2021 legislative session is set to wind up this Sunday, but the final few days will be very busy with multiple tax bills still in play that could change our...

April 23, 2021

We are now down to the wire in this 2021 legislative session, with less than two weeks to go before the final gavel on April 25. This has been a unique...

April 16, 2021

I hope you are well and safe, and staying positive during this ongoing governor-ordered shutdown. This has been a trying time for our entire state. My prayers are with you and...

Feb. 15, 2021

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, joins Carrie Abbott on KCIS 630 radio to discuss the beginning of the 2021 legislative session. Young raises concerns over equal access to representatives, proposed House...

Jan. 12, 2021

State Representative Jesse Young shares his opening-day remarks for the 2021 legislative session.

Jan. 11, 2021

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, released the following statement on the proposed House rules for the 2021 legislative session:  January 10th, 2021 Dear Washington State citizens, Living in a nation founded...

Jan. 11, 2021

Rep. Jesse Young shares his thoughts and insight from this most recent legislative session, including updates on the operating and transportation budgets, 2nd Amendment rights, sex education in schools, GPS tracking...

April 28, 2020

I hope you are all staying safe and healthy. Obviously, the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis is affecting all of us. Thousands of people have been infected with the virus, hundreds of people...

April 22, 2020

With the latest state revenue forecast projecting a $2.4 billion budget surplus, House Republican budget leaders have introduce a bill to provide $1 billion in tax relief for Washington's working families....

Feb. 25, 2020

Despite overwhelming evidence against its effectiveness, and bipartisan opposition, House Democrats passed a controversial bill on Jan. 29 that would establish a low-carbon fuel standard in Washington state. In every way,...

Feb. 18, 2020