Rep. Ed Orcutt's News & Media


A bill that would prohibit the open carry of firearms and other weapons within 250 feet of permitted events, including the state Capitol campus, passed the House on Sunday evening with...

March 29, 2021

Rep. Ed Orcutt, ranking Republican on the House Finance Committee and member of the Economic and Revenue Forecast Council, discusses the recent state revenue forecast, operating budget and income tax on...

March 19, 2021

The Economic and Revenue Forecast Council released and adopted its latest state revenue forecast this morning. As compared to the November 2020 forecast, Near General Fund-Outlook revenue increased by $1.34 billion...

March 17, 2021

Rep. Ed Orcutt, ranking Republican on the House Finance Committee and member of the Economic and Revenue Forecast Council, discusses the income tax on capital gains legislation (Senate Bill 5096) at...

March 16, 2021

Senate and House Republican leaders address a proposed state income tax on capital gains, responding to reporters' questions on Senate Bill 5096 at a virtual media availability. Legislators also discussed the...

March 16, 2021

Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama, discusses recently House floor action and the low-carbon fuel standard mandate (House Bill 1091). | March 2, 2021 Learn more about House Bill 1091: https://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=1091&Year=2021&Initiative=false Learn more...

March 3, 2021

Lewis County is not receiving COVID-19 vaccination doses at the same rate as other counties. 20th District lawmakers say that's unacceptable and they want answers from the governor. John Sattgast reports....

Feb. 22, 2021

Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama, discusses week six of the 2021 legislative session, including policy committee cutoff and the work of fiscal committees. | Feb. 15, 2021 Learn more about Rep. Ed...

Feb. 16, 2021

Rep. Ed Orcutt, ranking Republican on the House Finance Committee, joins Mike McClanahan of TVW's The Impact to discuss tax policy with the chair of the House Finance Committee.Learn more about...

Feb. 11, 2021

Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama, joins KELA Radio to talk about the dynamics of the remote session, protecting 2nd Amendment rights, the eviction moratorium, rural broadband, and providing tax relief. Wash. House Republicans...

Feb. 10, 2021