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Our ability to have open dialogue and discussion, to listen to each other's voices, and to create actions from ideas is what brings real solutions forward. I invite you to join...

Feb. 12, 2018

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, will be hosting town halls throughout the 26th Legislative District on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. “I would like to thank the cities of Gig Harbor, Port...

Feb. 12, 2018

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, invites 26th District citizens to join him Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, for a telephone town hall meeting. The community conversation, which is similar to a call-in...

Feb. 12, 2018

One of the many things I consider serendipitous to my job as your State Representative is the opportunity to engage our local communities and partner with people and programs positively influencing...

Feb. 2, 2018

During his floor speech in support of House Resolution 4663, Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, humbly paid tribute to the men and women of the Washington National Guard. “I wonder if...

Jan. 29, 2018

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

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, testifies in favor of the “Little Toasters Act” during a public hearing in the House Education Committee. He is the prime sponsor on this legislation to...

Jan. 15, 2018

During a public hearing held in the House Education Committee, Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, provided compelling testimony to his bill “The Little Toasters Act.” Everyone who testified in the hearing...

Jan. 15, 2018

The 2017 legislative session has concluded. We've started a 30-day special session to continue the work on the budget. I wanted to take a moment to highlight some of the victories...

April 28, 2017

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