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Sen. Jeff Wilson, Rep. Jim Walsh, and Rep. Joel McEntire are inviting 19th District citizens to join them for a one-hour Virtual Town Hall meeting, Thursday, Jan. 26 at 6 – 7 p.m. Those who...

Jan. 17, 2023

Rep. Joel McEntire has reintroduced legislation that could provide assistance to small school districts in need of capital funding. House Bill 1044 would provide funding for small school districts through a...

Jan. 11, 2023

Rep. Joel McEntire will be serving as the assistant ranking Republican on the House Education Committee when the 2023 legislative session convenes. “My many years of working in education, including being a...

Jan. 3, 2023

With the 2022 legislative session scheduled to conclude this week, 19th District Reps. Jim Walsh and Joel McEntire voted in favor of a strong, bipartisan supplemental capital budget spending plan that...

March 9, 2022

19th Legislative District Reps. Jim Walsh and Joel McEntire share remarks during floor debate on a hospital staffing bill, House Bill 1868. The bill would require Washington hospitals to employ an...

Feb. 16, 2022

After two days of testimony on Gov. Jay Inslee's salmon habitat and recovery legislation, Rep. Joel McEntire left the hearing worried about the future of farming and timber harvesting in Washington....

Jan. 21, 2022

Legislation that could provide assistance to small school districts in need of capital funding is scheduled for a public hearing in the House Capital Budget Committee on Tuesday, Jan. 18, at...

Jan. 13, 2022

Reps. Jim Walsh, Joel McEntire and Sen. Jeff Wilson are inviting 19th District citizens to join them for a one-hour Virtual Town Hall meeting, Saturday, Jan. 15 at 4 p.m. Those who would like to participate must register in advance...

Nov. 30, 2021

Reps. Jim Walsh, Joel McEntire and Sen. Jeff Wilson are inviting 19th District citizens to join them for a one-hour Virtual Town Hall meeting, Tuesday, May 25 at 6 p.m. Lawmakers will review the 2021...

May 19, 2021

The Washington State Legislature approved a final 2021-23 transportation budget proposal before adjourning the 2021 session. The $11.8 billion biennial budget funds infrastructure projects across the state, including maintenance and preservation...

May 5, 2021