Rep. Joe Schmick's News & Media


Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, explains his thoughts on the release of the Senate Majority Coalition Caucus’s budget proposal and some significant factors of the proposal that illustrate K-12 funding as the...

‘Releasing incomplete information and utilizing scare tactics is not helpful,’ says Schmick   Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, and ranking Republican on the House Health Care Committee, issued the following statement today...

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses the national health care bill on KOMO with Pete Combs.

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses House Bill 1547 which deals with certificate of need, specifically how it applies to helping those with mental health issues.

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses the mid way point of the legislative session. He discusses his legislation to allow ATV crossings on county highways. Also discusses a bill trying to designate...

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses the House Democrats’ education funding policy, why he voted against the bill and the amendments Republicans tried to offer to improve the plan.

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses Washington agricultural issues with Glenn Vaagen. Some of the issues discussed include finding a solution to the Hirst decision and how trade policies from the federal...

Rep. Joe Schmick, R- Colfax, gives some background on the Hirst decision, which imposes a heavy burden on landowners who would rely on exempt wells for future development. He goes into...

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, joins Ed Dawson on KONA for an in depth discussion about impact of the Hirst decision and what steps lawmakers are taking to lessen the impact of...

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, talks dams and their current state in his district, and the unique incentives dams give to the state of Washington.