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Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, joins Capitol Report to discuss the low carbon fuel standard and an expected increase to the gas tax of 30 cents per gallon, and his upcoming townhalls.

March 15, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, joins Ed Dawson on Washington AgNetwork to discuss the low carbon fuel standard that narrowly passed the house. The bill will raise the gas tax in Washington...

March 13, 2019

The state House of Representatives has approved a measure that would authorize the state Department of Ecology to implement a California-style low carbon fuel standard. House Republicans voted no, saying it...

March 13, 2019

The state House of Representatives has approved Governor Inslee's bill that would add a public option to health insurance plans offered in the Washington State Health Benefits Exchange. The measure passed...

March 11, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, joins Capitol Report to discuss SB 5273, a bill that would change Washington's presidential primary by forcing voters to identify with either the Republican or Democratic party.

March 8, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Coflax, joins Capitol Report to discuss legislation that would abolish the death penalty and his opposition to it.

March 1, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discuss HB 1087, a bill that creates a long-term care fund for Washington.

Feb. 22, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, joins Capitol Report to discuss the snowy weather that hit Olympia, and a restrictive scheduling bill that would make business harder for both employers and employees.

Feb. 14, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses legislation that would harm independent contractors and legislation that would harm gun owners.

Feb. 7, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses the impacts that the booth bill would have on hair stylists.

Jan. 31, 2019