Rep. Jesse Young's Email Updates


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

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

We have reached the halfway point of the 2017 legislative session. Our focus has shifted from committee work to House floor action and passing the bills that are most important to...

March 8, 2017

Rep. Jesse Young provides you with his final 2016 Legislative Update from Olympia

April 27, 2016

As your representative in the Washington State Legislature, I send occasional email updates designed to keep you informed about the issues being debated in Olympia that may impact our community and...

Nov. 24, 2015

In this update I discuss legislation I am working on for the 2016 legislative session and offer solutions for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge and increasing STEM opportunities for students.

Nov. 18, 2015

The longest single-year legislative session in our state’s history came to a close last week. In many ways, this was a record-breaking session in which we made critical investments that will...

July 15, 2015

Dear Friends and Neighbors, This Saturday from 1-3 p.m., I am sponsoring a restoration and clean up project at the Washington Veterans Home Cemetery in Port Orchard. I encourage everyone to...

May 29, 2015

In this update I compare the House and Senate budgets for 2015-17.

April 3, 2015

I have just learned that we will likely have a late night of voting on the House floor. Due to this schedule change, I must postpone my telephone town hall this...

March 9, 2015