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'Now is the right time to enact this small but meaningful protection against foreclosure for property tax payers who are honestly trying to catch up and keep their homes,' says state...

Feb. 25, 2021

'We should have done this months ago during a special session,' says Volz With a bipartisan vote, the Washington State House of Representatives passed legislation today to give employers relief from...

Jan. 29, 2021

As you probably know by now, the 2021 legislative session is a 'remote' one, with most staff and legislators working from home due to the coronavirus. This isn't what I want....

Jan. 28, 2021

After the election in November, Gov. Jay Inslee issued another economic shutdown of our restaurants, bars, gyms, churches and retail establishments. This original order was to be for 30 days but...

Dec. 10, 2020

‘State government – at every level – should be doing everything it can to help mitigate the short- and long-term financial impacts of the governor’s shutdown orders,’ says Volz

Nov. 20, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic is changing all of our lives in ways we never imagined. Our hearts go out to those in veterans' homes, the elderly and others who are more susceptible...

May 8, 2020

Reps. Mike Volz and Jenny Graham, along with Sen. Jeff Holy, give a 2020 legislative session review for their 6th Legislative District constituents.

May 6, 2020

Sen. Jeff Holy, R-Cheney, and Reps. Mike Volz and Jenny Graham, both R-Spokane, are inviting 6th Legislative District constituents to join them for a telephone town hall to discuss the 2020...

Feb. 19, 2020

Despite record tax collections coming into the state, including a surplus of over a billion dollars since the Legislature left town last spring, the majority party in Olympia passed a business...

Feb. 12, 2020

Rep. Mike Volz from Spokane speaks on the House floor against a Democrat plan to enact a low carbon fuel standard, calling it a tax on those who can least afford...

Jan. 30, 2020