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Recent news of Spokane Public Schools (SPS) issuing layoff notices to more than 300 employees due to a budget shortfall has drawn attention and ire from some in and around Spokane....

April 12, 2019

On Monday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law a bill sponsored by Rep. Mike Volz to allow county treasurers throughout the state to enter into contracts with one another. House Bill...

April 9, 2019

This is a reminder that this evening (March 26) from 6-7 p.m., Sen. Jeff Holy, Rep. Jenny Graham, and I will be hosting a telephone town hall from our offices in...

March 26, 2019

Sixth Legislative District residents are encouraged to participate in an upcoming telephone town hall hosted by their legislators, Sen. Jeff Holy and Reps. Mike Volz and Jenny Graham. The hourlong community...

March 15, 2019

On Tuesday, the Washington State House of Representatives accepted an amendment sponsored by Rep. Mike Volz that enhanced a bill intended to keep taxpayers out of foreclosure. The underlying legislation, House...

March 14, 2019

On Friday, the Washington State House of Representatives passed a bill that would delink standardized assessments from high school graduation requirements, as well as create new pathways toward graduation. Rep. Mike...

March 8, 2019

On Tuesday evening, the Washington State House of Representatives unanimously approved a bill sponsored by Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, that would allow county treasurers to partner with each other for the...

March 6, 2019

Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, has sponsored legislation that would help improve mental health services on college campuses. House Bill 1716 would direct state and regional universities, and the state college, to...

Feb. 28, 2019

For the first time, members of the Washington State House of Representatives have formed a Veterans and Military Families Caucus.

Feb. 20, 2019

Following the announcement Spokane educator Mandy Manning was named 2018 National Teacher of the Year by the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, issued the following statement:...

April 25, 2018