January 27, 2009

Rep. Shelly Short issues statement on today’s announcement of a hearing on governor’s ‘cap and trade’ proposal

Rep. Shelly Short, R-Addy, issued the following statement today in response to an announcement of a public hearing next week on Gov. Christine Gregoire’s cap and trade proposal: "The nation, the state and the Pacific Northwest region continue to lose jobs at a record pace.  With the current economic crisis,...
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January 22, 2009

Rep. Short opposes fanatical ‘cap and trade’ system

‘This is going to cost us jobs at a time when jobs are more scarce than ever,’ says Short   Rep. Shelly Short, R-Addy, today announced her opposition to upcoming "cap and trade" legislation, which she says will hurt families, eliminate jobs and devastate our state’s economy. "While I think...
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January 16, 2009

Pend Oreille County officials visit Kretz, Short in Olympia

The two officials crossed the mountains to discuss local cost-saving measures   Reps. Joel Kretz  and Shelly Short welcomed two Pend Oreille officials to Olympia the week of Jan. 12. Laura Merrill, County Commissioner, and Marianne Nichols, County Auditor, were at the Capitol to discuss issues dealing with local legislation...
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January 12, 2009

Rep. Shelly Short takes oath of office in Olympia, will serve as ranking member on Ecology and Parks Committee

  Rep. Shelly Short, R-Addy, was sworn in as a member of the Washington State House of Representatives today, filling the 7th District seat of retiring Bob Sump. Short, who took part in a swearing-in ceremony at noon today in the House chambers, said she was thrilled yet humbled to...
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