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Rep. Matt Shea explains why remote testimony is an important step in including all of Washingtonians in the legislative process.

March 21, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, joins John Sattgast on Capitol Conversation to discuss his concerns about anti-gun bills currently before the Legislature.

March 21, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea discusses the presidential primary bill passed by House Democrats, disenfranchising thousands by requiring voters to choose Republican or Democrat. He also discusses health care legislation and other bills...

March 15, 2019

The state House of Representatives has approved a measure that would authorize the state Department of Ecology to implement a California-style low carbon fuel standard. House Republicans voted no, saying it...

March 13, 2019

March 5, 2019

We've reached the first main cutoff phase in the legislative session where bills need to be out of the policy and fiscal committees. Legislators will spend the next ten days debating,...

March 1, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea talks about his legislation, HB 2103, to overturn I-1639 as well efforts by some Democrats to eliminate the death penalty and reduce sentences for violent criminals.

Feb. 22, 2019

For the first time, members of the Washington State House of Representatives have formed a Veterans and Military Families Caucus.

Feb. 20, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, introduced bipartisan legislation today to repeal I-1639. Shea released the following statement regarding his proposal, House Bill 2103: “Initiative 1639 is unconstitutional in many respects and...

Feb. 19, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea talks about the Legislature's recent “snow day,” his ORV bill, his work in the House Environment Committee, proper forest management and wildfire prevention.

Feb. 15, 2019