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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

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, explains why he co-sponsored a bill that restores a felon's right to vote after time served in prison, regardless of whether the convicted criminal's legal financial...

April 12, 2021

We're down to our last month of the 2021 legislative session and we're getting ready to vote on numerous pieces of legislation for three straight weeks, starting this weekend. More than...

April 1, 2021

We have just reached the mid-point of this year's legislative session and are about a week away from concluding policy consideration for bills originating in the House. Of keynote are the...

March 4, 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

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

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

Washington State Reps. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, and Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, issued the following joint statement regarding residential construction amid the coronavirus crisis. In their remarks, the lawmakers refer to documents...

April 8, 2020

By now, you're all aware of the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) that is impacting lives all over the world, including here in Washington. Over the weekend, health officials in the...

March 2, 2020

Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, talks to Todd Herman on the Dori Monson show about Second Amendment rights and how Republicans shut down a bill that would have limited high capacity...

Feb. 20, 2020