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Short e-newsletter: Feb. 4, 2011   Dear friends and neighbors, Here is a quick update on some of the issues we’re dealing with right now in Olympia.  As always, if you have questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact me.  And please join me and Rep. Joel Kretz for our 7th District telephone town... Read More...
Kretz, Short to host telephone town hall Feb. 10 7th District lawmakers encourage residents to participate, share views Reps. Joel Kretz and Shelly Short will host a one-hour town hall over the phone with their constituents Thursday, Feb. 10 at 6:30 p.m.  To participate, residents should call toll-free 1-877-229-8493 and then enter pin number 15429. The legislators will again... Read More...
Short e-newsletter: Jan 27, 2011 – Budget Update   Dear friends and neighbors, Here is a quick budget update on floor action that happened this week.  I’ll continue to send these snapshots in an effort to keep you informed about the process, contents and outcomes of the various budget proposals and ideas being considered in the Legislature.  I... Read More...
Short e-newsletter: Jan. 21, 2011 Dear friends and neighbors, We are two weeks into the 2011 session and things are moving fast and frantic.  I have once again been chosen by my colleagues to serve as the ranking Republican on the House Environment Committee.  I’m also the assistant ranking Republican on the Technology, Energy and... Read More...
House Republicans announce several committee assignment changes House Republicans today announced the following committee changes: Remove Rep. Shelly Short from Early Learning and Human Services Committee and appoint Rep. Jason Overstreet to the committee. Rep. Mike Hope has been named Assistant Ranking Republican on this committee. Remove Rep. Ed Orcutt from the Environment Committee and appoint Rep.... Read More...