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Rep. Joe Schmick has introduced House Bill 2128 to create a task force to investigate modernizing the state’s certificate of need requirements. Under state regulations, certain healthcare providers and facilities must get...

Jan. 10, 2024

As lawmakers debate ESSB 5187, the 2023-25 operating budget, Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, sponsors an amendment to reimburse farmers for increased fuel costs due to the climate commitment act. Farmers are...

April 3, 2023

Rep. Joe Schmick votes ‘no’ on the Democrats’ low carbon fuel standard and explains on the House floor how the scheme will hurt farmers and families in his district.

Jan. 30, 2020

Rep. Joe Schmick, from Colfax, discusses his legislative priorities, his district and his legislative hero in the Legislator Profile from TVW.

March 21, 2019

Rep. Joe Schmick, ranking Republican on the House Health Care and Wellness Committee, explains his concerns with Gov. Inslee’s “public option” health care plan.

Feb. 21, 2019