Rep. Joe Schmick's News & Media


The Office of the Insurance Commissioner quietly announced on Tuesday that Community Health Plan of Washington will be leaving the Washington Health Benefit Exchange (exchange) marketplace, and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan...

May 11, 2017

9th District lawmaker is House Republican lead on health-care issues Two health-care related bills prime sponsored by Rep. Joe Schmick were signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday. The...

May 9, 2017

Legislation designed to give more flexibility to land owners and local jurisdictions when it comes to the use of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) on roads and highways was signed into law this week....

April 18, 2017

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, explains the current state of budget negotiations, highlighting taxes and levies. Schmick also shares some final thoughts with his listeners.

April 17, 2017

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, talks about the Hirst decision and the impact it has on constituents within his district. Schmick shares how House Bill 2195, a measure he co-sponsored, could help...

April 11, 2017

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, talks about the Hirst decision and the impact it has on constituents within his district. Schmick shares how House Bill 2195, a measure he co-sponsored, could help...

April 11, 2017

Rep. Joe Schmick, R- Colfax, is on KONA with Ed Dawson, sharing his thoughts on the status of the Legislature and what to expect with the upcoming cut-off on April 12th....

April 6, 2017

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, explains legislation that could be a solution to the Hirst decision, House Bill 2195 on Washington Ag Newtork with Glenn Vaagen. House Bill 2195 is a measure...

April 6, 2017

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...

March 28, 2017

'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...

March 16, 2017