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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

Legislation in the state House of Representatives designed to protect taxpayers from foreclosure is scheduled for a public hearing in the House Committee on Local Government on Tuesday, Jan. 28 at...

Jan. 24, 2020

With the 2020 legislative session underway it's important for you to be aware of the many opportunities you have to let your voice be heard on critical issues. I'm pleased to...

Jan. 22, 2020

State Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, has been recognized for his work to ensure area youth have the services they need to stay healthy, stay engaged with their communities and stay on...

Jan. 15, 2020

The Washington State House of Representatives will implement its first ever pilot program for remote testimony during certain public hearings. Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, applauded the decision and encouraged eastern Washington...

Jan. 13, 2020

State Reps. Marcus Riccelli (D-Spokane) and Mike Volz (R-Spokane) released the following statements regarding today's ruling by Spokane County Superior Court in favor of the Responsible Representation Act (SHB 2887), which...

Aug. 16, 2019

Lawmakers wrapped up the 2019 legislative session on Sunday, April 28. Though I'm glad we were able to adjourn on time, this session ended on a rather disappointing note. Never in...

May 6, 2019

On Sunday, the Washington State Legislature approved a new capital budget that proposes to spend $4.9 billion over two years. Under this budget, historic investments are made in K-12 schools and...

April 29, 2019