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Boeing’s Special Session tied to gas tax increase?

Nov. 8, 2013

I will be partnering with Darrin Duty, from Generation Alive, and Jeremy Affeldt, pitcher for the San Francisco Giants, to discuss human trafficking awareness in Washington state and what I am...

Oct. 8, 2013

I will be holding two town halls this month. The first one will be on October 9 with Darrin Duty of Generation Alive, focusing on human trafficking issues in our state....

Oct. 1, 2013

It has been a wonderful summer so far here in Spokane. I am so blessed to be able to call this beautiful town home. Economic Minute Recently, the Economic and Revenue...

Aug. 21, 2013

I hope you enjoyed your Fourth of July Holiday. It is a huge blessing to be back at home in Spokane and have the opportunity to take some time to be...

July 17, 2013

I am happy to report I am headed home to Spokane after voting on the 2013-15 operating budget before July 1 and avoiding a state government shutdown. While I am happy...

June 30, 2013

I'm back in Olympia this week voting on bills necessary to implement the budget and hopefully soon, the 2013-15 operating budget. While I am discouraged by the pace of the 2013...

June 26, 2013

First, I want to take a moment and acknowledge the tremendous loss to our community of the three Fairchild airmen killed in Kyrgyzstan earlier this month. I was able to attend...

June 3, 2013

The Spokane Association of Realtors presented Rep. Kevin Parker, R-Spokane, with their 2013 “Outstanding Citizen Award” at their annual awards luncheon yesterday.

May 10, 2013

In a few weeks, I will be delivering the commencement address at Whitworth University. I am honored to speak to the graduating students at my alma mater. I've been working on...

April 26, 2013