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I want to thank those of you who were able to participate in my recent survey asking if you would support creating a 51st state east of the Cascades.  We had nearly...

April 13, 2017

Rep. Matt Shea discusses firearms legislation, industrial hemp and the Hirst decision.

April 4, 2017

Would you support the idea of creating a 51st state east of the Cascade Mountains?  Click here to take my online survey and let me know what you think. Why a...

March 31, 2017

Feb. 17, 2017

Leadership changes made following Shelly Short's appointment to the state Senate Washington State House Republicans selected Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, to be their Caucus Chair in a meeting last night....

Feb. 2, 2017

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, introduced legislation last week in the state House of Representatives condemning the boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement. Shea, who has worked on this issue for the past...

Feb. 1, 2017

Radio report: Democrats have shot down a proposed rule by state House Republicans that would have required lawmakers to fund education first before passing state operating and transportation budgets.

Jan. 25, 2017

The Freedom Report First and foremost, I want to thank you and all residents of the 4th Legislative District for the privilege of serving as your state Representative once again.  There is...

Dec. 23, 2016

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, pre-filed legislation this week, House Joint Memorial 4000, to petition Congress to allow for the creation of a 51st state in Eastern Washington.  The state would...

Dec. 8, 2016

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, will once again serve as assistant floor leader for Republicans in the Washington House of Representatives. Shea was re-elected to the post this morning by his...

Nov. 28, 2016