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                      House Republicans on state transportation system: Fix it before you fund it Orcutt: “We need to see how we can make our gas tax dollars go further before we reach...

March 7, 2013

House Democrats rejected making the two-thirds tax requirement and fund education first as part of rules of the House chamber.

Feb. 1, 2013

Leadership members are elected to serve two-year terms At a caucus reorganization meeting today, House Republicans in the Washington statehouse elected their leadership team. After each election cycle, House Republican members...

Nov. 17, 2012

(Cell) John Sattgast, Senior Information Officer/Broadcast Coordinator – (360) 786-7257   House Republicans re-elect Shea as assistant floor leader Rep. Matt Shea has been chosen once again to serve as Republican...

Nov. 17, 2012

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, is inviting citizens throughout the 4th Legislative District to join him Wednesday evening, Feb.22, for a telephone town hall meeting. The event was originally scheduled for...

Feb. 15, 2012

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, issued this statement following House passage today of Senate Bill 6239, a measure that would legalize same-sex marriages in Washington. The bill is on its way...

Feb. 8, 2012

Rep. Matt Shea has learned the House of Representatives may take up same-sex marriage legislation, Senate Bill 6239, on Wednesday, Feb. 8, the same date he had scheduled for a telephone...

Feb. 6, 2012

Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, is inviting citizens throughout the 4th Legislative District to join him Wednesday evening, Feb. 8, for a telephone town hall meeting. The forum is similar to...

Feb. 1, 2012

As hundreds of people gathered Monday at the state Capitol for public hearings in the House and Senate on same-sex marriage in Washington, Rep. Matt Shea warned if the proposed legislation...

Jan. 23, 2012

Rep. Matt Shea says it's time for the Legislature to stop the repeated cycle of overspending and then attempting to cover the resulting shortfalls with tax increases. The 4th District lawmaker...

Jan. 18, 2012