Legislature

02-25-16 – Capitol Report with Rep. Shelly Short Rep. Shelly Short, R-Addy, shared details on an award she was recently given for her efforts to promote hunting in Washington state.  She and fellow 7th District lawmaker Joel Kretz, also a Republican, received Legislator of the Year awards from the Hunter’s Heritage Council in association with Safari Club International. ... Read More...
7th District legislators to host telephone town hall 7th District legislators to host telephone town hall 7th District legislators Reps. Shelly Short and Joel Kretz, along with Sen. Brian Dansel, will host a telephone town hall on Wednesday, Feb. 3 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Residents wishing to participate can call 509-724-2970. This community conversation allows citizens... Read More...
01-27-16 – Capitol Report with Rep. Shelly Short (audio) On this week’s Capitol Report, Rep. Shelly Short, R-Addy, discusses a procedural motion on the House Floor to pass a constitutional amendment that would require a supermajority approval of the Legislature to raise taxes.  Short expressed frustration at the action of the courts as the public continues to request tax... Read More...