PODCAST: Reforming the state’s restrictive land use policies In this podcast, Sen. Shelly Short explains the connection between the state’s restrictive land-use policies and the current shortage of affordable housing. Legislation introduced by Short is part of a package of Republican bills to relieve pressure that has sent housing prices skyrocketing. Read More...
Fighting to protect your Second Amendment rights In this week’s video update from Olympia, Sen. Shelly Short, R-Addy, describes Olympia’s battle over Second Amendment rights, and talks about prospects for legislation concerning energy and reform to the state’s Growth Management Act. Read More...
Sen. Short at her desk on the Senate floor.
Update on police reform and bills I’m sponsoring this session Dear Friends and Neighbors, We have just passed the halfway point of the 2022 legislative session and this week marks the “House of Origin Cutoff”, meaning all Senate bills that are policy-related and not budget related, must be passed off the chamber floor in order to still be considered “alive”... Read More...