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Rep. Ed Orcutt, ranking Republican on the House Finance Committee, released a statement following the passage of Initiative 2111 in the Washington State House of Representatives today. The initiative would prohibit...

March 4, 2024

Earlier today, House Republican ranking members and assistant ranking members sent letters to House committee chairs and vice chairs requesting public hearings on the six certified initiatives now before the Legislature....

Feb. 6, 2024

The Secretary of State has certified Initiative 2109 (Concerning taxes on long-term capital assets). During floor action earlier today, House Republican Deputy Leader Mike Steele offered a motion to instruct the...

Jan. 24, 2024

The 20th Legislative District will see more than $133 million for local projects under the compromise 2023-25 capital budget passed Friday by the state House. The state capital budget, also known as the...

April 21, 2023

The Washington State House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 5765 on Tuesday, which would open the door for tolling on the Interstate 5 bridge replacement project between Vancouver and Portland. The...

April 18, 2023

Statement from Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama, and ranking member of the House Finance Committee: “I am concerned about the court’s ruling on this tax as it contradicts the precedent and interpretation...

March 24, 2023

Sen. John Braun, Rep. Ed Orcutt and Rep. Peter Abbarno are inviting residents of the 20th Legislative District to a virtual town-hall meeting the evening of Monday, March 20. The meeting...

March 14, 2023

Ian Hudson paged in the Washington State House of Representatives January 30 – February 3. The Centralia High School student was sponsored by Rep. Ed Orcutt of the 20th District. Ian...

Feb. 6, 2023

Sen. John Braun, Rep. Ed Orcutt, and Rep. Peter Abbarno are inviting 20th District citizens to join them Tuesday evening, Feb. 1, for a virtual town hall meeting online. The southwest...

Jan. 25, 2022

Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama and member of the Economic and Revenue Forecast Council, released the following statement on the state revenue forecast today: “The state revenue forecast revealed more good news for budget writers as...

Nov. 19, 2021